This new project, a partnership between the Singapore Film Society and Filmgarde Cineplexes, will showcase critically-acclaimed films from South Korea, Hong Kong, China, Japan and other parts of the region.

Kicking off the series is South Korean psychological thriller Clean Up (2018, NC16, 104 minutes), winner of the New Currents award at the 2018 Busan International Film Festival. The debut feature of film-maker Kwon Man Ki tells the story of a woman, Jung Ju (Yoon Ji Jye), mentally tortured by a sin she committed years ago until one day, the consequences catch up with her. Clean Up screens Jul 26 and 27.

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