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  1. Jury Winners Announced!

    Posted October 23rd, 2011 by in Announcements

    The awards for the 2011 San Diego Asian Film Festival were announced last night at the awards gala. Here are the winners: Grand Jury Award: Surrogate Valentine, directed by Dave Boyle Best Narrative Feature: In the Family, directed by Patrick Wang Best Feature Documentary: Tales of the Waria, directed by Kathy Huang Best Narrative Short: […]

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  2. Changes and Additions to the Festival Schedule

    Posted October 21st, 2011 by in Announcements

    Please note the following changes to our festival schedule: Newly added screenings and events: -An encore screening of ALMOST PERFECT has been added to opening night, Thursday, Oct. 20, at 9:45pm. -An encore screening of JIRO DREAMS OF SUSHI has been added to closing night, Friday, Oct. 28, at 9:20pm. -The panel ABCs of ABDC, […]

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  3. SDAFF on Air

    Posted October 20th, 2011 by in Uncategorized

    Last week, Executive Director Lee Ann Kim and I visited the KSDS studios to chat with Dave Drexler on his show Inside Art. Check out our 19-minute session, during which we talked about the origins of SDAFF, recent transformations in Asian cinema, and some highlights of this year’s festival. And earlier this week, I swung […]

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  4. “Twas the Night Before the Festival…”

    Posted October 19th, 2011 by in Essays

    Yep, it’s the 12th Anniversary of the San Diego Asian Film Festival, and it’s like sticking your head in a freezer: cool. But on the other hand, there is also an oven in the cinematic kitchen that features hot movies that are being served up this year to appease the palates of all filmgoers, only […]

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  5. Randall’s ready for the Gala. Are you?

    Posted October 14th, 2011 by in Announcements

    Pull out your party dress and dust off your dancin’ shoes. Celebrate the best in Asian American cinema with the Instant Noodles Dance Crew, songstress Judith Hill, and surprise celebrity presenters. See legendary Hollywood actress Nancy Kwan accept SDAFF’s Lifetime Achievement Award. Limited tickets still available. Guest emcees Randall Park and Jae Suh are ready. […]

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  6. What to Watch: From the Mind of an Intern

    Posted October 13th, 2011 by in Uncategorized

    As a regular SDAFF festivalgoer the past three years, my favorite thing to do was to pick a film at random to attend and hopefully [usually] be blown away by inventive, original cinema that I typically wouldn’t be exposed to. This year, I was fortunate enough to be an intern on the programming team, where […]

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  7. Official Festival Trailer Released!

    Posted October 3rd, 2011 by in Announcements

    Proud to announce that the official TRAILER for the 12th San Diego Asian Film Festival has officially arrived. We debuted it for the first time this past Friday at the KICK OFF Party, and now we’re presenting it online in all of its high-res glory! Watch it below, comment on the YouTube site, and please […]

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