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  1. TV Alert: LEFT BY THE SHIP on Independent Lens 07/08/12

    Posted July 2nd, 2012 by in Announcements

            A very heartfelt and touching documentary recently shown at our 2011 San Diego Asian Film Festival was Emma Rossi-Landi’s LEFT BY THE SHIP. If you missed out last Fall here’s another opportunity to view it this Sunday (07/08) at 11:30pm on KPBS.

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  2. How A Certain Journey Has Taught Me

    Posted May 18th, 2012 by in Announcements, Essays

    Yesterday was a near perfect day in the community of City Heights. The sun was out, there was a near perfect breeze graciously appearing to cut into the heat, and there were six smart, mature, amazing girls who were continuing a journey that started when they first arrived in the United States. When the San […]

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  3. Reel Voices ’11 Student Flying to the World’s Biggest Youth Film Fest

    Posted April 25th, 2012 by in Announcements

    (It’s still not too late to apply for Reel Voices 2012: due Monday Apr 30! Click here to download the application!) Two of our 2011 Reel Voices student films have been selected to play at the National Film Festival for Talented Youth (NFFTY), the biggest youth film festival in the world. Jesus Olvera’s film I […]

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  4. Local Cinema Scene 03.30.2012

    Posted March 30th, 2012 by in Announcements

    The Cinema Houses in San Diego have plenty to choose from this weekend, plus a couple more set for April. Of course thanks to strong box office numbers this past weekend, two films I talked about back on March 19th have been granted extended runs. Plus a wall-to-wall action thriller centering around the capture of […]

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  5. Meet Our Newest International Intern!

    Posted March 22nd, 2012 by in Announcements

    Hi! My name is Lu (Alice) Huang. I was chosen to be an exchange student by Shenyang Pharmaceutical University on June 2012, and got the precious opportunity to study at Alliant International University for one year, majoring in Integrated Marketing Communications. This milestone, which brings me closer to my American Dream come true ahead of […]

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  6. Upcoming Movies: Legendary Sushi Chef, Beatles Song and 30 Floors of Hell

    Posted March 19th, 2012 by in Announcements

    The next two weeks will have some movies opening in San Diego with two 2011 SDAFF alums plus a racy Action/Thriller from Indonesia that has been setting quite a buzz on the film festival circuit. Closing things out is the documentary that won the grand jury prize at SDAFF 2010.

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  7. Zhang Yimou: FLOWERS OF WAR Opens at Hillcrest

    Posted February 13th, 2012 by in Announcements

    Listen up SDAFF Family, THE FLOWERS OF WAR opens this Friday (February 17th) at Landmark’s Hillcrest Cinemas. This latest sweeping movie epic comes from internationally acclaimed director Zhang Yimou. An international cast is headlined by Christian Bale.

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  8. AMAZONIA Returns To The Ken Cinema

    Posted February 9th, 2012 by in Announcements

    SDAFF is very excited and proud to report the highly acclaimed and popular animation short AMAZONIA (SDAFF 2010), by our very own Sam Chen (Artistic and Animation Programmer), has been selected to run alongside the five Oscar Nominees in the program THE OSCAR NOMINATED SHORTS FIMS 2012 – ANIMATED.  The two week long engagement begins tomorrow (February 10th) at […]

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  9. Popular Anime Film Returns – Ultrastar Mission Valley

    Posted January 30th, 2012 by in Announcements

    FULLMETAL ALCHEMIST: THE SACRED STAR OF MILOS, a 2011 SDAFF Alum,  returns to for a two screening engagement at the Ultrastar’s Mission Valley Theaters located at the Hazard Center on Tuesday (01/31) and Thursday (02/02) this week. Showtimes are set for 7:30pm and tickets are $11.50. 

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  10. All The Way From Korea

    Posted January 20th, 2012 by in Announcements

    2012 has already been a great year for the SDAFF. We have new programs on the horizon, we are looking at new dates for our film festival, and, we have international interns from Korea! Emily, Gina, and Uno come to us from Travel University International, where they will continue to work on their English, learn […]

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