AAIFF 2016 raises the opening night curtains with Andrew Ahn’s SPA NIGHT and will close with the New York premiere of FRONT COVER.
Ray Yeung / Gala Presentations, Narrative / USA / 2015 / Comedy, LGBTQ, Romance / 87 minsWhen a gay fashion stylist works with a renowned foreign actor, they both embark on a journey of self-discovery.
CLOSING NIGHT PRESENTATION AWARDS CEREMONY AND RECEPTION – FRONT COVER
Museum of the Moving Image
July 30, 2016 8:00 pm
Andrew Ahn / Gala Presentations, Narrative / USA / 2016 / Drama / 93 minsA young Korean-American (Joe Seo, in a Sundance-winning breakthrough performance) discovers his burgeoning sexual desires amid the steamy underground world of gay hookups when he takes a job at a spa in Los Angeles' Koreatown.
Mabel Cheung / Gala Presentations, Narrative / China / 2015 / Drama / 130 minsA Hong Kong war romantic film set in World War II based on the real-life story of Jackie Chan's parents, Charles and Lee-Lee Chan.