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Introducing Kay…

Once again, we’re very happy to introduce a new member to the team, New Zealand based Brit Kay Hoddy…

kay“My interest was quite low key through my life, a bit of Bruce Lee, some Chow Yun Fat, until I saw Infernal Affairs in 2003 at the Raindance Film Festival and then it was no holds barred buying frenzy of HK films on VCD. In 2004 I saw Memories of Murder and Arahan (also Raindance) which added Korean cinema to my interests and then naturally Japanese followed!

“I have a preference for horror movies, but am very partial to Kim Ki-Duk, Sion Sono and the Young and Dangerous series. I love film festivals, Korean and Japanese dramas, Korean R&B/Pop and when I’m not watching films, I work on them at Weta Digital.”

The eagle-eyed will have noticed that Kay has already been contributing to easternKicks for a while, with her review of Solomon’s Perjury part 2 to follow later today. Read all Kay’s reviews and articles for easternKicks.

If you’d like to join the team, then you can get in touch with us here.

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Andrew Heskins
Founder of easternKicks.com, which he's been running since 2002. And it's all thanks to Monkey, Water Margin and those damn fantastic 80s Hong Kong action movies! Andy works as a graphic designer in London... More »
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