The bustling nightlife and fascinating people of cities across Asia have long attracted tourists from around the world. Midnight Asia: Eat · Dance · Dream is a docuseries from Netflix that presents the nightlife and people of these cities from a variety of angles that have never been disclosed before.
The first season, released in early 2022, introduces viewers to the world that awakens after the sun sets in the six popular Asian cities of Tokyo (Japan), Seoul (Korea), Mumbai (India), Taipei (Taiwan), Manila (Philippines), and Bangkok (Thailand). The director of this series is a Welshman by the name of Joe Evans, who uncovers how the night owls of these cities have followed their dreams until they achieved the success they enjoy today.
In reference to two popular Netflix programs, this docuseries has been defined as a combination of the excellent food presentation of Street Food Asia and the exceptional plots of Midnight Diner: Tokyo Stories.
In less than 40 minutes, each episode in this series captivates the viewers with fresh takes on the city’s unique nightlife, including the food, culture, and various people who come to life in the evening. Most importantly, this series fully demonstrates the extraordinary charm of these cities after sunset, which takes on a totally different life when the daytime ends.