The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1
It's good enough to move the story along, but no more than that. It has a good heart, exemplified by its inspiring heroine. If only…
Jana Monji, made in San Diego, California, lost in Japan several times, has written about theater and movies for the LA Weekly, LA Times, and currently, Examiner.com and the Pasadena Weekly. Currently living in LA, she has found her inner Latina dancing Argentine tango. Her short fiction has been published in the Asian American Literary Review.
A report on films that screened at the 2014 San Diego Asian Film Festival.
A report on "Song of the Sea" and "Over Your Dead Body" at the 2014 AFI Fest.
A report on "Haemoo," "Foxcatcher" and "American Sniper" from the 2014 AFI Fest.
A report of the winners at the 2014 AFI Fest.
Jana Monji reports on iconic actress Sophia Loren being honored at the 2014 AFI Fest.
An FFC report on "Doraemon Stand by Me."
A report on Japanese animation at the 27th Tokyo Film Festival.
An interview with Cary Elwes about "The Princess Bride."
An FFC comments on domestic violence in film and her life.