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The Center for Asian American Media welcomes journalists and media representatives to CAAMFest, running March 9-19, 2017 in San Francisco, and Oakland.

For Media Accreditation, please contact Larsen Associates, our Festival Publicists, at

For other PR-related questions, please contact:
Brian Ray
Public Relations Coordinator
415.863.0814 x 129


The Center for Asian American Media Announces Programming for CAAMFest 2017, March 9-19

Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow – Celebrating 35 Years of Festivals

Music and Film Take the Stage at CAAM’s Directions in Sound
CAAMFest pairs music performance and film for intensely satisfying results

Center for Asian American Media Presents ‘CAAMFeast’ Event Celebrating Asian American Culinary Achievement
Delicious Lineup Includes Food & Beverage Reception, Silent Auction, and Awards Ceremony Honoring Chef Roy Choi, Asian Chefs Association, and People’s Kitchen Collective

CAAM Highlights Flavors Found on the Plate and the Cinema Screen

LGBTQ+ Characters Add Depth and Diversity at CAAMFest 2017
Unique settings, identities and actions provide a phenomenal slate of LGBTQ+ stories

Meet the Women Filmmakers Bringing Bold Stories to CAAMFest 2017
Including Opening Night, Closing Night, Centerpiece films and a filmmaker Spotlight

CAAMFest Explores Historical and Cultural Intersections of Asian and Black Communities

Japanese and Japanese American Stories Reveal Somber Histories, Internal Conflict and More

Vivid Chinese and Chinese American Stories Travel Across Both Physical and Emotional Planes

CAAM Showcases Stunning South Asian Films and Filmmakers
A beautiful array of experiences and influences make a big splash at CAAMFest 2017

Southeast Asian Films and Filmmakers show Growth and Breadth at CAAMFest
Films from the Philippines, Malaysia, Vietnam and Singapore span genres and ideas

Events Take Center Stage at CAAMFest 2017
CAAM fills the Festival with food, music and fun!

CAAM Helps Bring Stories to Light Through Funding, Producing and Presenting
Working with mediamakers and community to amplify voices