All feature films

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Anita

Film

Anita

Directed by Longman Leung
Anita Mui lost her father when she was young and grew up in a single parent household where…
Documentaries, Gala Presentations

Centerpiece Documentary: Bad Axe

Film

Centerpiece Documentary: Bad Axe

Directed by David Siev
On the eve of pandemic shutdowns, burgeoning filmmaker David Siev returns to his hometown of Bad Axe, Michigan,…
Documentaries

Blue Island

Film

Blue Island

Directed by Chan Tze-woon
Generations of people have been fighting for freedom in Hong Kong. Three characters speak of their fight as…
Documentaries

Blurring the Color Line

Film

Blurring the Color Line

Directed by Crystal Kwok
Asians were allowed to enroll in white schools, but was this simply an oversight? Where did the Chinese…
Narratives

Coffin Homes

Film

Coffin Homes

Directed by Fruit Chan
Soaring property prices drive dwellers to take every insane effort necessary to secure a cramped space, even if…
Narratives

Dawning

Film

Dawning

Directed by Young Min Kim
A trauma therapist, Haejin Park, is forced to face her family's darkest past after she returns to her…
Narratives

Dealing with Dad

Film

Dealing with Dad

Directed by Tom Huang
Margaret Chang reluctantly goes back to her hometown with her hapless brothers to deal with the sudden depression...
Documentaries

Delikado

Film

Delikado

Directed by Karl Malakunas
A charismatic lawyer leads good men to their deaths, an ex-illegal logger seeks redemption, a grandmother politician defies…
Narratives

Drifting

Film

Drifting

Directed by Jun Li
Ex-prisoner Fai is roughing it on the streets, but the government doesn't care why he's a junkie or…
Gala Presentations, Narratives

Closing Night: Every Day in Kaimukī

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Closing Night: Every Day in Kaimukī

Directed by Alika Tengan
When his girlfriend receives an opportunity outside of their small Hawaiian town, Kaimukī, Naz also decides to leave.…
Documentaries, Gala Presentations

Opening Night + Gala: Free Chol Soo Lee

Film

Opening Night + Gala: Free Chol Soo Lee

Directed by Julie Ha and Eugene Yi
Asian American activists and Korean immigrants rally to free a death row inmate in a landmark movement in…
Documentaries

In Search of Bengali Harlem

Film

In Search of Bengali Harlem

Directed by Alaudin Ullah, Vivek Bald
In Search of Bengali Harlem is a transformative journey, not just for Alaudin Ullah, but for our understanding…
Gala Presentations, Narratives

Centerpiece Narrative: Leonor Will Never Die

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Centerpiece Narrative: Leonor Will Never Die

Directed by Martika Ramirez Escobar
What if you could change what was happening before your very eyes? Genres collide in this wild tale…
Documentaries

Like a Rolling Stone: The Life and Times of Ben Fong-Torres

Film

Like a Rolling Stone: The Life and Times of Ben Fong-Torres

Directed by Suzanne Joe Kai
Rolling Stone magazine started in San Francisco but made waves across American pop culture. It was shaped and…
Narratives

Maika

Film

Maika

Directed by Ham Tran
Hung, an 8-year-old boy, is hurt and lonely after the recent death of his mother and his best…
Documentaries

Mixed

Film

Mixed

Directed by Caty Borum Chattoo & Leena Jayaswal
It has been 50 years since Loving v. Virginia, a landmark case that ended the persecution of interracial…
Narratives

Mud Water

Film

Mud Water

Directed by My-Linh Le
Set in Oakland where turfing started, MUD WATER is just as much a blend of styles in dance…
Narratives

Silent River

Film

Silent River

Directed by Chris Chan Lee
Elliot checks into a motel, estranged from but hoping to reunite with his wife. Broke, broken, and in…