AAIFF’12 in the Press
Films that explore Asian Americans trying to balance aspects of their ethnic heritage are featured in this year‘s AAIF. According to festival spokesperson Vivian Foung the main focus of Asian Cinevision and the festival is to provide a platform for emerging artists.
AAIFF in New York, how its role in developing Asian American cinema evolved, and how its role should continue in the future. As the oldest and arguably the most prominent festival of the group, it has shaped not only the model for Asian American film festivals but also the identity of Asian American cinema itself.