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ALTERNATIVE FACTS: THE LIES OF EXECUTIVE ORDER 9066

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ALTERNATIVE FACTS: THE LIES OF EXECUTIVE ORDER 9066

Directed by Jon Osaki, Megumi Nishikura
ALTERNATIVE FACTS highlights the racism and political maneuvering behind Executive Order 9066 that led to the World War…
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BEI BEI

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BEI BEI

Directed by Marion Lipschutz, Rose Rosenblatt
Inside the criminal defense of Bei Bei Shuai, an Indiana resident charged with murder after attempting suicide while…
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FINDING THE VIRGO

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FINDING THE VIRGO

Directed by Barre Fong
Nearly 40 years ago, Lauren Vuong and her fam- ily were rescued from the South China Sea by…
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JADDOLAND

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JADDOLAND

Directed by Nadia Shihab
On a trip to visit her Iraqi mother in West Texas, filmmaker Nadia Shihab paints an intimate portrait…
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LAST NIGHT I SAW YOU SMILING

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LAST NIGHT I SAW YOU SMILING

Directed by Kavich Neang
Nearly 500 families living in Cambodia's iconic White Building, a 54-year-old remnant of New Khmer Architecture, reflect on…
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M FOR MALAYSIA

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M FOR MALAYSIA

Directed by Dian Lee, Ineza Rousille
On the eve of the 2018 Malaysian elections, a racially divided country places its hopes
of overcoming a corrupt…
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OUR TIME MACHINE

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OUR TIME MACHINE

Directed by S. Leo Chiang, Yang Sun
Artist Ma Liang is producing an autobiographical play to honor his father, who’s losing hismemories to Alzheimer’s. OUR…
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MAYOR ED LEE

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MAYOR ED LEE

Directed by Rick Quan
MAYOR ED LEE honors and celebrates the legacy of San Francisco’s late mayor, Edwin Lee. Director Rick Quan…
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SEADRIFT

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SEADRIFT

Directed by Tim Tsai
SEADRIFT examines the tensions in a small Gulf Coast fishing town when Vietnamese refugees move there in 1979.…
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THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED

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THE FEELING OF BEING WATCHED

Directed by Assia Boundaoui
What does it feel like to be watched — surveilled by the state? Director Assia Boundaoui bravely takes…
Documentaries

A WOMAN’S WORK

Film

A WOMAN’S WORK

Directed by Yu Gu
A WOMAN’S WORK follows two former cheerleaders who challenge the multi-billion dollar National Football League by suing for…