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  1. Interview with Emma Rossi-Landi, co-director of LEFT BY THE SHIP

    Posted October 10th, 2011 by in Director Q&A

    SDAFF executive director Lee Ann Kim chats with director Emma Rossi-Landi about her documentary (co-directed with Alberto Vendemmiati) about the untold plight of Filipino Amerasians. Congratulations on the success of your film, LEFT BY THE SHIP, which has been traveling to festivals around the world! Emma, tell us about Alberto and yourself and how you became co-directors […]

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  2. Interview with Quark Henares, director of the musical comedy RAKENROL

    Posted October 3rd, 2011 by in Director Q&A

    SDAFF programmer Eric Lallana interviews director Quark Henares about his musical romantic comedy RAKENROL, which plays this year’s San Diego Asian Film Festival. How did the idea for RAKENROL come about? My dad owned a rock music radio station, so as early as the age of 12 I was hanging out with the greats and […]

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  3. Three questions for Jerrold Tarog, director of SENIOR YEAR

    Posted September 27th, 2011 by in Director Q&A

    SDAFF programmer Eric Lallana interviews director Jerrold Tarog about his coming-of-age film SENIOR YEAR, which has its North American premiere at this year’s San Diego Asian Film Festival. Where did the idea of the film come about? I had worked with producer Franco Alido before on a project connected to the Elizabeth Seton School, which […]

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