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    Royston Tan / Special Presentations / Singapore / 2003 / 90 mins
    High-velocity angst in an artificial Eden, Royston Tan’s irreverent first feature dredges up an underworld of teen dropouts, druggies and dead-enders in Singapore. The screening of 15 will be followed by a conversation between Royston Tan and the critic/artist/filmmaker Valerie Soe.

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    Royston Tan / Special Presentations / Singapore / 2007 / 115 mins
    Singapore’s resident bad-boy Royston Tan pays tribute to his country’s kitschiest love—getai, stage musicals that are part small-time Vegas revues and full-time campy fun—in this delirious comedy involving the Papaya Sisters, who dream of winning a national contest.

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    Lee Isaac Chung / Narrative / Hong Kong, USA / 2012 / 80 mins
    The director of Munyurangabo returns with this fairy tale about a New York City woman who finds an old Korean fable suddenly come to life—in her apartment. Starring Amanda Plummer and Will Patton.
    Abigail Harm

    Sundance Kabuki Cinemas
    March 17, 2013 7:00 pm
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    Abigail Harm

    Sundance Kabuki Cinemas
    March 18, 2013 6:15 pm
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    Abigail Harm

    New People
    March 19, 2013 8:30 pm
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    Above The Line: Women’s Media Workshop

    CAAM is thrilled to offer a complimentary media workshop for young women at this year's CAAMFest. The workshop is open to women ages 15-25 years old—newcomers and amateurs welcome!
    Above The Line: Women’s Media Workshop

    Union Bank Community Room
    March 17, 2013 12:00 pm
    Full


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    American Narrative: The Muslim Protagonist

    Special Presentations / Conversation / 90 mins
    AMERICAN NARRATIVE: THE MUSLIM PROTAGONIST is a highlighted conversation at CAAMFest 2013 that uses Mira Nair's "The Reluctant Fundamentalist" as a launching point to address relevant issues affecting American Muslims, and by extension many religious groups and communities of color. This discussion will bring together key speakers along with community members to address vital social and political issues, including the disturbing acts of violence against Muslim and Sikh communities, the representation of Muslims in national media, and the rise of Muslim artists, performers and thought leaders.
    American Narrative: The Muslim Protagonist

    Union Bank Community Room
    March 23, 2013 4:00 pm
    Admission is FREE with proof of one festival event purchase (CAAMFest ticket or receipt) / $5 entry at door / Cash only


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    Asian Chops (PBS Food Show)

    New Directions / 90 mins
    Join CAAM, KQED, and filmmaker Grace Lee for a unique food conference announcing a new national production for PBS. Meet the production team and some leading San Francisco Bay Area culinary voices as we introduce one of the most exciting Asian American projects in years. We’d also love to hear audience ideas to help shape the program.
    Asian Chops (PBS Food Show)

    KQED
    March 23, 2013 5:00 pm
    Free, RSVP required


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    Astro Boy: The 60th Anniversary Exhibition

    Special Presentations
    Our Astro Boy exhibition will have on hand many rare items to celebrate the anniversary of this global hero, including TV episodes, classic manga and video games to play!
    Astro Boy: The 60th Anniversary Exhbition

    SuperFrog Gallery
    March 22, 2013 7:00 pm


  8. Astro Boy: The Movie (Spotlight)

    David Bowers / Special Presentations / USA / 2009 / Family / 94 mins
    Astro Boy is a young robot with incredible powers created by a genius scientist who dreams of replacing the son that he’s lost in a fatal car accident. This 2009 adaptation of the famous manga is filled with a devoted fan’s loving appreciation for the history of the series.
    Astro Boy: The Movie (Spotlight)

    New People
    March 22, 2013 5:30 pm
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  9. Mrs. Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful

    Yuriko Gamo Romer / Documentaries / 2012 / 66 mins
    In memory of the late Judo master Keiko Fukuda, you are invited to join us in a special tribute screening of Mrs. Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful. Revisit the inspiring tale of testing the limits and Judo craftsmanship.
    Mrs. Judo: Be Strong, Be Gentle, Be Beautiful

    Sundance Kabuki Cinemas
    March 21, 2013 4:30 pm
    Free


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    Beautiful 2012

    Tae-young Kim, Ming Liang Tsai, Gu Changwei, Ann Hui / CinemAsia / Hong Kong / 2012 / 92 mins
    Beauty is often so banal it’s invisible. But this omnibus of four short films, each by an acclaimed Asian director, wrest moments of rapture from unexpected places. A collaboration between the Hong Kong International Film Festival Society and the Chinese Internet TV company Youku.
    Beautiful 2012

    Sundance Kabuki Cinemas
    March 16, 2013 12:40 pm
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    Beautiful 2012

    Pacific Film Archive Theater
    March 17, 2013 4:00 pm
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