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  1. 100 DAYS

    Henry Chan / Asian Titles at AAIFF'14, Narrative Features at AAIFF'14 / Taiwan / 2013 / Comedy, Drama / 104 mins
    Bo Dan, a cold-hearted telecom executive returns to the Matsu Islands for his mother’s burial and knocks into such an unfamiliar tradition: get married in 100 days in order for the parent’s spirit to depart peacefully.
    100 DAYS

    City Cinema Village East
    August 1, 2014 7:30 pm


  2. 72-Hour-Shootout

    72-HOUR SHOOTOUT

    120 mins
    Celebrating diversity and artistic empowerment, the Tenth Annual 72 Hour Film Shootout returns to the AAIFF. The Shootout is a worldwide competition in which filmmaking teams are given a common theme (The Color of My Hair!) at the start and then have 72 hours to write, shoot, edit, and complete short films up to five minutes in length. The Top Ten films will enjoy their World Premiere on July 27th at the AAIFF. Join us!
    72-HOUR SHOOTOUT

    City Cinema Village East
    July 27, 2014 1:00 pm


  3. ASIAN WOMEN FILMMAKERS TAKING ON THE WIDER WORLD

    ASIAN WOMEN FILMMAKERS TAKING ON THE WIDER WORLD

    Panel / 60 mins
    Co-hosted by the Asian American Women Media Makers, the panel spotlights international Asian women filmmakers at AAIFF’14 whose films span from Tel Aviv to Manila to Taiwan, and marked by geographic ambition, international crew and multiracial elements. What is it like for them to direct a film in this wider landscape?
    ASIAN WOMEN FILMMAKERS TAKING ON THE WIDER WORLD

    Museum of Chinese in America
    July 25, 2014 4:00 pm


  4. AWESOME ASIAN BAD GUYS

    Stephen Dypiangco, Patrick Epino / Asian American Titles at AAIFF'14, Narrative Features at AAIFF'14 / USA / 2014 / Comedy, Drama / 54 mins
    In this screwball comedy, Al Leong, Yuji Okumoto and George Cheung, the henchman-typecast Asian American actors in classic Hollywood films, play themselves in their most iconic roles to seek revenge, and kick butts. Bad guys are awesome, especially Asian ones!

    Preceded by: PULL OVER TO KILL

    AWESOME ASIAN BAD GUYS

    City Cinema Village East
    July 25, 2014 6:00 pm

    AWESOME ASIAN BAD GUYS

    Made in NY Media Center by IFP
    July 26, 2014 2:00 pm


  5. PULL OVER TO KILL


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    BRINGING TIBET HOME

    Tenzin Tsetan Choklay / Asian American Titles at AAIFF'14, Documentaries at AAIFF'14 / USA / 2013 / Documentary / 82 mins
    In memory of his late father, Tibetan artist Tenzing Rigdol embarks on an unthinkable journey to smuggle 20 tons of native Tibetan soil to Dharamsala in India to give a chance for the thousands of Tibetans in exile to set foot on their native soil.
    BRINGING TIBET HOME

    City Cinema Village East
    July 31, 2014 8:30 pm


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    CHU AND BLOSSOM

    Charles Chu, Gavin Kelly / Asian American Titles at AAIFF'14, Narrative Features at AAIFF'14 / USA / 2014 / Comedy, Drama / 104 mins
    A delightful comedy of eccentrics, CHU AND BLOSSOM is a whimsical coming-of-age tale between two unlikely friends, Korean exchange student Jason Chu, and local outcast Butch Blossom, who try to find themselves and their art in a small American town.
    CHU AND BLOSSOM

    City Cinema Village East
    July 29, 2014 8:30 pm


  8. THE COTABATO SESSIONS

    Joel Quizon / Asian American Titles at AAIFF'14, Documentaries at AAIFF'14 / The Philippines, USA / 2014 / Documentary / 25 mins
    A music-meets-cinema collaboration with composer and percussionist Susie Ibarra and director Joel Quizon, THE COTABATO SESSIONS is a documentary of the musical legacy of National Heritage artist, Danongan Kalanduyan and his family of Cotabato City in Mindanao, The Philippines.
    THE COTABATO SESSIONS

    Asia Society
    July 30, 2014 6:30 pm


  9. little green

    FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

    40 mins
    With works of media makers under 21 years old, FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH is a window to the incisive perspectives and imaginative expressions of the youth from India, Afghanistan, Taiwan, and the USA.

    In This Program: The Children of My Land and I, To My Ten Year Old Self, Plan It For The Planet, Little Green, Perfect, Maina: The Little Bride, Animals

    FOR YOUTH BY YOUTH

    Museum of Chinese in America
    July 26, 2014 4:00 pm


  10. FRED HO’S LAST YEAR

    Steven de Castro / Asian American Titles at AAIFF'14, Documentaries at AAIFF'14 / USA / 2014 / Documentary / 58 mins
    An homage to the late award-winning avant-garde jazz composer, Asian American author and political activist, FRED HO’S LAST YEAR captures the unapologetic Fred Ho in an unbelievably productive year of 2013.
    FRED HO’S LAST YEAR SNEAK PREVIEW & PANEL

    Museum of Chinese in America
    July 31, 2014 7:00 pm

    FRED HO’S LAST YEAR & MUSIC TRIBUTE

    City Cinema Village East
    August 2, 2014 5:30 pm