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Special Presentations

Special Presentations

HONG KONG CINEMA SHOWCASE

Program

HONG KONG CINEMA SHOWCASE

With support from the Hong Kong Economic and Trade Office (HKETO), CAAMFest 2021 will showcase and celebrate the…
Special Presentations

PACIFIC SHOWCASE

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PACIFIC SHOWCASE

For many years, CAAMFest has partnered with Pacific Islanders in Communication (PIC) to bring stories from the Pacific…
Special Presentations

DIRECT TO TAIWAN

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DIRECT TO TAIWAN

With new support from Taiwan Academy, CAAMFest 2021 is proud to showcase four film including two features and…
Special Presentations

SPOTLIGHT: DANTE BASCO

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SPOTLIGHT: DANTE BASCO

Every year, CAAM is honored to celebrate someone who has made an indelible mark in the media landscape....
Special Presentations

SPOTLIGHT: EVAN JACKSON LEONG

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SPOTLIGHT: EVAN JACKSON LEONG

Growing up in San Francisco, Filmmaker Evan Jackson Leong quickly learned the meaning of community and the importance…
Special Presentations

SPOTLIGHT: MARGARET CHO

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SPOTLIGHT: MARGARET CHO

In 2021, we celebrate Margaret Cho's legacy with a virtual conversation and the premiere of KOREATOWN GHOST STORY,…
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

THE RETROSPECTIVES

Program

THE RETROSPECTIVES

CAAMFest is a year away from turning the big 4-0. So at this year's festival, we are starting…
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...
Special Presentations

THE DONUT KING

Film

THE DONUT KING

Directed by Alice Gu
The American Dream with a *glazed* twist. THE DONUT KING is Ted Ngoy’s rags-to-riches story of a refugee...
Special Presentations

THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE DOKKAEBI

Special Event

THE GOOD, THE BAD, THE DOKKAEBI

Funded by a grant from the SF Arts Commission, Dan’s new work is a continued exploration of Korean…