Sat, Mar 15, 2014 12:20 PM (60 min)
AMERICAN ARAB is a mosaic of personal stories, from hate crimes to hope, punk rock to arty docs, that drives you to think about American and world realities, and helps you see them more clearly. AMERICAN ARAB is an important document and beacon of hope for a community and people too often misunderstood, with disastrous consequences.
Sat, Mar 15, 2014 7:00 PM (96 min)
Smart and cynical, BRAHMIN BULLS won the Audience Choice Award Feature at the San Di- ego Film Festival in 2013. This remarkably assured debut feature film from director Mahesh Pailoor explores a familial relationship where father and son are more likely to lock horns than hug it out.
Bringing Tibet Home (Pha-Sa-Bhu-Thug)
Fri, Mar 14, 2014 5:00 PM (82 min)
BRINGING TIBET HOME is the poignant debut feature documentary film by Tibetan filmmaker Tenzin Tsetan Choklay. New York-based artist Tenzing Rigdol navigates various international borders to transport more than 20 tons of Tibetan soil for an installation in Dharamshala, India, titled “Our Land, Our People.”
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CAAMFeast Stories, Food & You
Sat, Mar 8, 2014 6:00 PM (150 min)
Join us as we honor Asian American culinary achievement by featuring pioneering Chef Martin Yan, and award-winning Chocolatier Wendy Lieu of Socola Chocolates.
Don’t miss this special evening of film, food and drinks, while supporting the Center for Asian American Media’s legacy and future as the nation’s leading Asian American media arts organization. Join us at One Kearny Club, one of San Francisco’s most unique venues, located on the top floor of the iconic and award-winning One Kearny Building in the heart of San Francisco’s financial district. The beautiful space includes a rooftop terrace with 270 degree views of downtown San Francisco.
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All proceeds from this event will support the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM).
Cambodian Son (Cambodian Son)
Sat, Mar 15, 2014 2:20 PM (90 min)
Kosal Khiev was forced to flee Cambodia to the US at 1 year old. Later returned to Phnom Penh as an exiled “criminal alien,” he is a volatile, charming young poet whose life begins to change when he is invited to represent Cambodia at the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad.
Sat, Mar 15, 2014 7:00 PM (86 min)
From the adorably delectable to the grim and gritty, this collection of Canadian animation is a vast array of imaginative films, some a far cry from your childhood Saturday morning cartoons. These creative media makers bring to life visual tales that are altogether whimsical, unique and surprisingly truthful.
Come Drink With Me
Sat, Mar 15, 2014 5:00 PM (91 min)
In this celebrated Hong Kong wuxia (martial arts) film, Cheng Pei-pei became an overnight sensation with a tour de force performance still considered as one of the mightiest female warriors in cinematic history. Directed by King Hu, this action-packed classic is a must see on the big screen.