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HBO’S Horror Anthology Folklore Returning For A Second Season

According to Variety, the horror anthology series “Folklore” is returning for a second season. Following the same format as season 1, each story will be directed by a local director from a different Asian territory. The seven directors for the second season include Sittisiri Mongkolsiri from Thailand; Shih-Han Liao from Taiwan; Erik Matti from the Philippines; Billy Christian from Indonesia; Nicole Midori Woodford from […]Read More

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TV Series Review – HBO Asia’s Folklore Review

Folklore Asian horror has a special place in the genre. Faced with an uninspired formula and palette, titles like The Ring (Japan), The Eye (Hong Kong), Shutter (Thailand) and Tale of Two Sisters (South Korea) created a film-verse that rejuvenated the industry. Very soon, Asian talents even became involved in western productions – and with […]Read More

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HBO Asia and Eric Khoo Team Up On Horror Series

HBO Asia and Eric Khoo have teamed up to deliver a six-part hourlong horror anthology called, Folklore. Each episode is a stand-alone story based on the superstitions and myths from each director’s country (Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Korea, Japan, and Thailand) and delivered in the main language of the country. Folklore premieres Oct 7, HBO (StarHub Ch 601), […]Read More