Though they have never met me, or even heard of me, all of the people below have shared their passion for Asian cinema, and introduced me to many great movies. If there is any heavenly credit for sharing happiness they deserve special credit.

Kozo & Kevin Ma :

Darcey Paquet:

Mark Schilling: Japan Times (

Pierce Conran: Modern Korean Cinema ( and (

Wise Kwai: Wise Kwai’s Thai Film Journal (

and, not to forget:

Tiffany Yong: