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Boca Chica

Film Boca Chica Directed by Ai Vuong & Samuel Diaz Fernandez Indigenous ecologies and ways of being are threatened by SpaceX on the Texas Gulf Coast.

Boy Band

Film Boy Band Directed by Benedict Chiu After a disfiguring accident, a K-pop band member undergoes surgery to salvage his fracturing image.

Bridge to Everywhere

Film Bridge to Everywhere Directed by Spencer Tsang An omniscient pigeon chronicles the transformations to the built environment in San Francisco’s Chinatown.

Butterfly / Bataplai

Film Butterfly / Bataplai Directed by Veialu Aila-Unsworth Wrestling with her dream to become a makeup artist against her family’s values, Raya is visited by Papua…
Shorts Programs


Program Carnage From furtive desires to masked anxieties, the body keeps the score.
Gala & Showcases, Narrative Features

Centerpiece: Girls will be Girls

Film Centerpiece: Girls will be Girls Directed by Shuchi Talati No matter how remote you are in the Himalayas, is there a universe where your teenage sexual awakening…
Documentary Features, Gala & Showcases

Centerpiece: Q

Film Centerpiece: Q Directed by Jude Chehab A generational tale of the eternal search for meaning - a love story of an entirely different kind.

Chan is Fishing

Film Chan is Fishing Directed by Jacqueline Chan An aging Hong Kong immigrant searches for the fishing spot pictured on a postcard from an old friend.

Dawn of Skates

Film Dawn of Skates Directed by Mitch Truong Through visits to the roller rink and the unexpected mentorship she receives there, a Vietnamese American teen finds…

Desi Mom

Film Desi Mom Directed by Chithra Jeyaram Apolitical mom finds her voice: Lakshmi urges South Asians to shape their children’s and local future.

Directions in Sound: THAO

Special Event Directions in Sound: THAO From freedom songs, to generational anthems, there is no other vessel as powerful as music to carry our…


Film Duckworthy Directed by MG Evangelista Senator Tammy Duckworth on her personal history and disability, veteran, and women’s rights.