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The Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF), presented by Asian CineVision, is the first and longest running festival in the country devoted to films by and about Asians and Asian Americans.

The 39th annual festival will take place in New York City from July 21 to July 30, 2016. Screenings will be held at Cinema Village East (181-189 2nd Avenue), Asia Society (725 Park Avenue), Museum of the Moving Image (36-01 35th Ave, Astoria), and Flushing Town Hall (13735 Northern Boulevard, Flushing).

Staff

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John Woo
Executive Director
john [at] asiancinevision.org
John Woo  is a Producer, Designer and Executive Director for Asian CineVision, the New York based not-for-profit media arts organization, presenter of the Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF).

 

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Judy Lei
Festival Director
judy [at] asiancinevision.org

Judy is an actor and writer based in NYC. She is thrilled to be the Festival Director again (3rd time’s a charm!). Her solo show THE WORLD’S GREATEST premieres in NYC on August 19-22.

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Haisong Li
Programs Manager
haisong [at] asiancinevision.org

Haisong is the Program Manager for Asian CineVision and the programmer for AAIFF16 short and feature films. Haisong also serves on the screening committee of the Brooklyn Film Festival and the Silk Screen Film Festival (Pittsburgh, PA).

 

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Kevin Bang
Operations Manager
kevin [at] asiancinevision.org

Kevin was the Co-Founder and Director of the Seattle Asian American Film Festival from 2012-2015 and now consults on Programming and Operations at AAIFF.

Julie Tran

Julie Tran
Marketing Manager

Michelle Ahn

Michelle Ahn
Guest Services Coordinator

Shivon Shah

Shivon Shah
Operations Associate

Ryan Bae

Ryan Bae
Box Office Coordinator

Nicole Bae

Nicole Bae
PR Coordinator

Julie An

Julie An
Social Media Associate

James Park

James Park
Community Outreach

Eric Danowski

Eric Danowski
Special Events Coordinator

Dazhi Huang

Dazhi Huang
Tech Production

Benjamin Yap

Benjamin Yap
Program & Tech Production

Bae Yung Kim

Bae Yung Kim
Program & Print Production

Amelie Li

Amelie Li
Chinese Social media

Alexa Strabuck

Alexa Strabuk
Program Book Editor

Alena Kim

Alena Kim
Flushing Coordinator