THE 2017 72-HOUR SHOOTOUT WORLD PREMIERE
Come out and see the world premiere of the top ten most incredible films of the 2017 72-Hour Shootout!
CLASS OF 97 PANEL: “THE ASIAN AMERICAN NEW WAVE”
AAIFF40 is honored to be screening the CLASS OF 97, a program of four ambitious films by four talented Asian-American filmmakers, considered by cinema and Asian American studies scholars and industry observers as the Asian American New Wave. In addition to the four screenings a joint panel will trace their individual careers and creative process.
CUNY ASIAN FILM FESITVAL SHOWCASE
Since 2004, the Asian American / Asian Research Institute’s CUNY Asian American Film Festival (AAFF), presented by the Asian American / Asian Research Institute (AAARI), has recognized and awarded student filmmakers enrolled at the City University of New York, including City College, Brooklyn College, Hunter College, Lehman College, College of Staten Island, and Queens College.
PANEL: WOMEN TAKE CHARGE
How often do you see female filmmakers in the media industry? Join us tomorrow as we present the panel, WOMEN TAKE CHARGE. Led by S. Casper Wong (the founder of Asian American Women Media Makers) she will be conversing with four female directors of AAIFF40, discussing their creative processes and being in charge on set and beyond!