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MOTHER TONGUE

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MOTHER TONGUE

Directed by Eris Qian
A second-generation Chinese American woman pieces together the memory of her mother's last days when her mother had…
Feature Narratives

MY PRINCE EDWARD

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MY PRINCE EDWARD

Directed by Norris Wong Yee-Lam
My Prince Edward is a 2019 Hong Kong film directed by Norris Wong in her directional debut.
Feature Narratives

NAPPING KID

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NAPPING KID

Directed by Amos Why
NAPPING KID is thrilled follow up to Amos Why’s hit film, DOT 2 DOT (CAAMFest selection). This film...
Shorts Programs

AS WE RISE SHORTS

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AS WE RISE SHORTS

These two shorts showcase new and exciting voices from the Pacific Islands.

PHONY

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PHONY

Directed by Jessica dela Merced
SUNNY, a young Asian American woman with anger management issues, returns home to the San Gabriel Valley seeking…

REPRESENTATION

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REPRESENTATION

Directed by JJ Querubin
An intimate poem that takes audiences on a journey of the misrepresenting labels of Asian Americans.

SAFE AMONG STARS

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SAFE AMONG STARS

Directed by Jess X. Snow
In this atmospheric short, a queer Chinese American woman struggles to tell her immigrant mother and her partner…
Feature Narratives

THE GREAT DETECTIVE SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE GREAT JAIL-BREAKER

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THE GREAT DETECTIVE SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE GREAT JAIL-BREAKER

Directed by Matthew Chow, Toe Yuen
THE GREAT DETECTIVE SHERLOCK HOLMES: THE GREAT JAIL-BREAKER is a family-friendly, animated detective movie for audiences of all…
Shorts Programs

FROM THE STREETS OF JAPAN

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FROM THE STREETS OF JAPAN

This pairing of dynamic shorts explore new stories from Japan.
Shorts Programs

CULTURE CLASH

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CULTURE CLASH

Culture has the power to change people and in these shorts, you can see that in action.
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…
Shorts Programs

BEYOND MAGIC

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BEYOND MAGIC

This fresh and unique shorts collection celebrate new stories and the creative minds who dream them up.
Shorts Programs

THE GOOD FIGHT

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THE GOOD FIGHT

These two films showcase inspirational people who are fighting the good fight.
Shorts Programs

CHINA//TOWN

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CHINA//TOWN

From San Francisco’s Chinatown to China, these beautiful films explore lost histories and the power of memory. Program includes...

SON OF MEMORY

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SON OF MEMORY

Directed by Hayato Ando
While struggling with accepting the death of her only son, she learned about service of the funeral home…
Live Conversations

Liwanag: Shedding Light on Superstore’s Mateo and Filipinx-American Portrayals on TV

Special Event

Liwanag: Shedding Light on Superstore’s Mateo and Filipinx-American Portrayals on TV

In celebration of Filipino American History Month, join us as we meet rising stars in front of and…

STANDING ABOVE THE CLOUDS

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STANDING ABOVE THE CLOUDS

Directed by Jalena Keane-Lee
Activists made up of mothers and daughters come together to protect Mauna Kea from the proposed construction of…

TAIWANESE CHA CHA CHA

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TAIWANESE CHA CHA CHA

Directed by YuHui (Judie) Yang
Two young girls set out for a secret journey against their parents’ will in order to reconnect back…