LEAFF - London East Asia Film Festival by UKAnifest


Hi Civilians, 

A new film festival taking place from 23 to 25 October 2015 at Odeon Leicester Square, Odeon Covent Garden and Odeon Panton Street is going to blow your mind!

The new London East Asia Film Festival (LEAFF) will offer a small, selective showcase of major titles from Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, China, and Southeast Asia. In this first year the festival is pulling no stops to bring you the very best...


VETERAN on Friday 23 October at Odeon Leicester Square; this Opening Night Gala will welcome top Korean director Ryoo Seung-wan and producerKang Hye-jung to present the film.


The festival will close with Soi Cheang’s organ transplant actioner SPL2 - A TIME FOR CONSEQUENCES, a Chinese-Hong Kong collaboration featuring muay thai superstar Tony Jaa.


Over the weekend there will be UK premières of Bi Gan’s time-confounding Chinese reverie KAILI BLUES, Kiyoshi Kurosawa’s ghostly romantic drama JOURNEY TO THE SHORE, Dodo Dayao’s diabolical apocalypse VIOLATOR.Hong Won-chan’s bureaucratic slasher OFFICE, and Sabu’s heavenly comedy CHASUKE’S JOURNEY.

So get your tickets now as they are nearly all gone! Head over to

LEAFF full line-up and timings:

VETERAN: Ryoo Seung-wan | Action Crime | South Korea | 124min | 2015, European Premiere, Q&A with director Ryoo Seung-wan and producer Kang Hye-jung
Opening Gala, Friday 23rd Oct, 7pm, Odeon Leicester Square.
KAILI BLUES: Bi Gan | drama | China | 110min |2015, UK Premiere
Saturday 24th Oct, 3pm, Odeon Panton Street.
JOURNEY TO THE SHORE: Kiyoshi Kurosawa | drama | Japan| 128min | 2015, UK premiere
Saturday 24th Oct, 6pm, Odeon Covent Garden.
 VIOLATOR: Dodo Dayao | Horror | Philippines | 101min | 2014, UK Premiere
Saturday 24th Oct, 9pm, Odeon Covent Garden, co-presented with Terracotta Distribution.
OFFICE: Hong Won-chan | Thriller | South Korea | 111min | 2015, UK Premiere
Sunday 25th Oct 1pm, Odeon Panton Street.
CHASUKE'S JOURNEY: Sabu | comedy | Japan | 106min |2015, UK Premiere
Sunday 25th Oct, 3.30pm Odeon Panton Street.
SPL2 - A TIME FOR CONSEQUENCES: Soi Cheang | Martial Arts Action | Hong Kong China | 118min | 2015, UK premiere
Sunday 25th October 7pm, Odeon Leicester Square. 



Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection 'F' by UKAnifest


Hi Civilians, 

 We have just recieved the press release of the new Dragon Ball Z film heading to a cinema on 30th September 2015. It is so amazing to see manga entertainment keeping our dragon ball fans excited and showing them love by screening this on the big screen. 

The Sticky


 "Manga Entertainment are delighted to announce the theatrical release of Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’, in cinemas on 30th September in the UK and Ireland. This hugely exciting follow up to Dragon Ball Z: Battle of Gods will allow fans to watch everyone’s favourite anime spectacular on the big screen.

Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection ‘F’ is the second film to be personally supervised by the creator of the series, Akira Toriyama, and promises to feed the appetite of DBZ fans that are hungry for more.


 The movie features the return of Frieza – widely hailed as one of the most iconic villains of all time. Even the complete obliteration of his physical form can’t stop the galaxy’s most evil overlord. After years in spiritual purgatory, Frieza has been resurrected and plans to take his revenge on the Z-Fighters of Earth. Facing off against Frieza’s powerful new form and his army of 1,000 soldiers are Goku and Vegeta who must reach new levels of strength in order to protect Earth from their vengeful nemesis."


The End

The film will be shown in selected cinemas across the UK and Ireland for exclusive screenings only. At Showcase and Empire Cinemas, each ticket purchased will receive a free limited edition figurine (subject to availability). This is an absolute must for any anime / dragon ball Z fan, we need to keep support this film coming to the big screen as this is a chance to show everyone that anime is just as big as your conventional Disney animation. To book your tickets and check for participating cinemas visit This Dragon Ball Z film is not just good, it is great and you will not be disappointed!



Finally Dragon Ball Z: Resurrection F is out in 90+ cinemas!! Manga Entertainment has managed to do it and increase the number of cinemas that have this film on show and we are so excited!

Please support and book your ticket now as this is the biggest revival of Dragon Ball Z we have ever seen!!


"Due to the phenomenal fan support and demand for tickets, Dragon Ball Z:
Resurrection 'F' will now be showing in a whopping 90+ theatres across Empire,Showcase, Vue, Picturehouse, Odeon and a host of independent venues. The film
will be one of the BIGGEST anime releases in UK cinemas, ever. For tickets,
head to"
Manga Entertainment

Have a look at this little clip...