caamfest 2020 heritage at home

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is pleased to announce a reimagined festival experience. From May 13-22, 2020, CAAMFest Online: Heritage at Home will be providing an online alternative in celebration of Asian Pacific American Heritage month. Now, more than ever, CAAM is commited to bringing communities together through the power of storytelling. With the theme of Heritage at Home, CAAMFest provides community and engagement while maintaining the physical distance necessary during this time. CAAMFest Online: Heritage at Home features over 20 digital events, ranging from online film screenings to interactive panels, watch parties and house parties featuring live performances, all free of charge.

2020 Filmmaker Summit
Work from Home Edition
(Session Videos Coming Soon)

Industry

Filmmaker Summit Session 1: Filmmaking in the time of COVID-19

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Filmmaker Summit Session 1: Filmmaking in the time of COVID-19

Independent filmmakers, producers & film festivals are all used to working within limitations or constraints and the arrival…
Industry

Filmmaker Summit Session 2: Personal Narratives in Documentary

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Filmmaker Summit Session 2: Personal Narratives in Documentary

Filmmakers and Mentors Grace Lee and Senain Kheshgi in conversation with Fellows Anula Shetty and Jude Chehab and…
Industry

Filmmaker Summit Session 3: Documentary Story Development & Process

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Filmmaker Summit Session 3: Documentary Story Development & Process

The process of documentary filmmaking, particularly ones that are character driven and primarily verite bring with them unique…
Industry

Filmmaker Summit Session 4: Grant Writing Workshop

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Filmmaker Summit Session 4: Grant Writing Workshop

In the Grant Writing Master Class, IDA’s Program Officer Dana Merwin outlines the multi-faceted grant-writing process for documentary…
Industry

Filmmaker Summit Happy Hour Hangout, Day 1: Behind the Scenes with the Asian Americans series

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Filmmaker Summit Happy Hour Hangout, Day 1: Behind the Scenes with the Asian Americans series

Join the team of producers from the seminal PBS series ASIAN AMERICANS to talk about their experience working…
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Filmmaker Summit Happy Hour Hangout, Day 2: The Documentary Industry Responds to COVID-19

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Filmmaker Summit Happy Hour Hangout, Day 2: The Documentary Industry Responds to COVID-19

Join Sundance, IDA, ITVS, BGDM, Firelight & A-Doc for an informal chat about how the film industry and…

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