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ASIA MOVIE inSITE was launched in 2015 by Dean Napolitano, a Hong Kong-based journalist and documentary filmmaker. Mr. Napolitano began covering the Asian film industry in 1996 for The Wall Street Journal. He has interviewed and profiled some of the industry’s leading figures, including actors Jackie Chan, Michelle Yeoh, Keanu Reeves, Andy Lau, Donnie Yen, Tang Wei, Takeshi Kaneshiro, Eddy Peng and Daniel Wu, and directors John Woo, Johnnie To, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Peter Chan, Tsui Hark, Ann Hui, Andrew Lau, Apitchipong Weeresethekul, Eric Khoo and Jia Zhangke.

In April 2017, he served on the Documentary Competition jury with filmmaker Mary Stephen and critic-programmer Wood Lin for the 41st Hong Kong International Film Festival, where he also serves as a contributing writer.


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