This week, the Kicking the Seat Podcast talks with renowned Hong Kong filmmaker Herman Yau about his new film, The Mobfathers! Last Friday, mere hours before accepting the first-ever Pinnacle Award from Asian Pop-Up Cinema, Mr. Yau sat down with Ian to discuss his career, his friendship with actor Anthony Wong, and the political price of artistic expression.
Also, Ian reports back from the Chicago Critics Film Festival, which continues through this Thursday (May 26). You'll hear capsule reviews of two films that are sure to make his 2016 Top Ten list, and a snippet of red carpet goodness with actor Michael Peña, who showed up to talk about his fantastic new film, War on Everyone.
Episode 132 is definitely a podcast you can't refuse!