Genre

World Premiere

83 AND ALONE

Film

83 AND ALONE

Directed by Alina Peng, Charles Zhang
Bhutan is one of the world’s two carbon-negative countries. But, sandwiched between carbon-emitting giants China and India, it…

CHIMERA

Film

CHIMERA

Directed by Eileen Yoon
In Filmmaker Eileen Yoon’s stunning film, CHIMERA, present day moments in New York lead Ayeon to reflect on…

CITRIC ACID

Film

CITRIC ACID

Directed by Elenie Chung
In this powerful and dream-like film, Aino and Yu Xing are two best friends and working fine artists.

DISTANT LEARNING

Film

DISTANT LEARNING

Directed by Elena GK Rapu, Sergio M. Rapu
A Rapanui filmmaker and father living in the American Midwest never imagined he would lose his ability to…

DRIVING WITH THE TOP DOWN

Film

DRIVING WITH THE TOP DOWN

Directed by Edward Gunawan
DRIVING WITH THE TOP DOWN, a touching film by filmmaker Edward Gunawan explores his family's intergenerational trauma and…

F1-100

Film

F1-100

Directed by Emory Chao Johnson
Art, animation, archival footage, and digital video are interwoven in this transnational meditation through time and space of…

FRESH PEACHES

Film

FRESH PEACHES

Directed by Lana Nguyen
Circa 1977. When his grandmother is falsely accused of stealing a tube of lipstick, a Vietnamese boy named…
Narratives

JUNHO

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Film

JUNHO

Directed by David Seok Hoon Boo
Juhno wanted nothing more than to be a great actor. But when his prestigious acting troupe in Korea…

KUROSHIO CURRENT

Film

KUROSHIO CURRENT

A man searches for the amulet his mother gave him before he left for America. He embarks on…

SUMMERWINTERSUMMER

Film

SUMMERWINTERSUMMER

Directed by Thy Tran
Struggling to deal with Martin's disappearance, Duy resorts to anonymous hook-ups to escape the emptiness.

SYNCHRONIZED

Film

SYNCHRONIZED

Directed by Corinne Manabat Cueva
SYNCHRONIZED is an experimental documentary short that embraces 5 women of color as they collectively reflect about their…

THE APARTMENT

Film

THE APARTMENT

Directed by Hyomin
When a mumbling taxi driver drops off his customer at their apartment complex, he gets lost within the…

THE COMPLAINT

Film

THE COMPLAINT

Directed by Nelson Kim
Filmmaker Nelson Kim (SOMEONE ELSE) is back at CAAMFest with his new short film, THE COMPLAINT.

THE LEAF

Film

THE LEAF

Directed by William J. Zang
THE LEAF is a personal, poetic, documentary film about Director Will J. Zang’s experience as both a filmmaker…
Documentaries

THE RACE EPIDEMIC

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Film

THE RACE EPIDEMIC

Directed by Tony Shyu
The Race Epidemic is about another outbreak caused by Covid-19 - An epidemic of racism against Asian Americans.
Gala Presentations

AMERICANISH

Film

AMERICANISH

Directed by Iman Zawahry
In Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, two career-driven sisters (Maryam and Sam) and their newly-immigrated cousin (Ameera) must…
Special Presentations

“FOLX” DANCE PARTY WITH H.P. MENDOZA

Special Event

“FOLX” DANCE PARTY WITH H.P. MENDOZA

CAAMFest concludes with a lively dance experience that only filmmaker/musician/artist H.P. Mendoza can do.
Special Presentations

RICOCHET

Film

RICOCHET

Directed by Adachi Jeff, Wimbush Chihiro
RICOCHET is directed by Jeff Adachi and Chihiro Wimbush and is an eye-opening documentary about the tragic death...