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Asian American International Film Festival 2015 | New York City

Free Films in Flushing

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AAIFF returns to Flushing. Known as one of fastest-growing Asian American communities in New York and for its diverse Asian food scene, AAIFF 2015 is bringing together neighborhood food trucks and local food purveyors for 5 days of free community events.


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    FLUSHING OPENING NIGHT: SEOUL SEARCHING (FREE!)

    Benson Lee / Free Films in Flushing / 120 mins
    AAIFF 2015 is excited to return to Flushing. Known as one of fastest growing Asian American communities in New York and for its diverse Asian food scene, AAIFF 2015 is bringing together the neighborhood for a free community screening at Flushing Town Hall.
    FLUSHING OPENING NIGHT: SEOUL SEARCHING (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 28, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served


  2. AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: A SIMPLE LIFE (FREE!)

    Ann Hui / Free Films in Flushing, Narrative / Hong Kong / 2011 / Drama / 118 mins
    Since her teenage years, Chung Chun-Tao has worked as an "amah" - a servant - for the Leung family. Known as Ah Tao, she witnessed every aspect of the family's life. Now, after 60 years of service, she is looking after Roger, who works in the film industry and is the only member of the family still resident in Hong Kong.
    AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: A SIMPLE LIFE (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 29, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served


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    MADE IN FLUSHING: FLUSHING WEB SERIES CREATED BY SWALLOWTAIL STUDIOS (FREE!)

    Peter S. Lee & Julian Kim / Free Films in Flushing / USA / 2015
    So many people from different backgrounds, cultures and religions call Flushing, NY their home. Swallowtail Studios presents a collection of short stories embracing some of the places that resonate with anyone from this part of Queens.

    Precedes: MADE IN FLUSHING: REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS (FREE!)

    MADE IN FLUSHING WEB SERIES FEATURING SWALLOWTAIL STUDIOS (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 30, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served

    Precedes:
    MADE IN FLUSHING: REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 30, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served


  4. AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: OFF THE MENU: ASIAN AMERICA (FREE!)

    Grace Lee / Documentary, Free Films in Flushing / USA / 2015 / Documentary / 56 mins
    From the Gulf Coast of Texas to the heartland of Wisconsin to New York’s Lower East Side and beyond, OFF THE MENU: ASIAN AMERICA delves into a wealth of stories, traditions, and unexpected characters that explore what it means to be Asian American today.
    AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: OFF THE MENU: ASIAN AMERICA (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 31, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served


  5. MADE IN FLUSHING: REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS (FREE!)

    Wai-Keung Lau / Andrew Loo / Free Films in Flushing, Narrative / USA, Hong Kong / 2014 / Action-Adventure, Drama / 95 mins
    Chinese immigrant Sonny joined the Chinatown gang "The Green Dragons" when he was a kid, and worked his way up through the gang hierarchy. But as he quickly rose up the ranks and became notorious in the community, his life falls apart around him.

    Preceded by: MADE IN FLUSHING: FLUSHING WEB SERIES CREATED BY SWALLOWTAIL STUDIOS (FREE!)

    MADE IN FLUSHING: REVENGE OF THE GREEN DRAGONS (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 30, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served

    Preceded By:
    MADE IN FLUSHING WEB SERIES FEATURING SWALLOWTAIL STUDIOS (FREE!)

    Flushing Town Hall
    July 30, 2015 8:00 pm First come, first served


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    AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: THE PURPLE ONION and OFF THE MENU (FREE!) at Sheraton-LaGuardia East Hospitality Lounge

    Free Films in Flushing
    On Saturday, August 1st from 11:00am to 4:00pm, AAIFF will join over 80 local New York businesses and organizations at the second annual Flushing BID Street Fair. Visit the AAIFF booth for complimentary passes to the AAIFF 2015 Sheraton LaGuardia East Hospitality Lounge.
    AAIFF ’15 IN FLUSHING: THE PURPLE ONION and OFF THE MENU (FREE!) at Sheraton-LaGuardia East Hospitality Lounge

    Sheraton LaGuardia East Hotel
    August 1, 2015 6:00 pm First come, first served