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  • Letter (2013)

    LINSANITY

    Opening Night Presentation. LINSANITY not only brings back the unforgettable frenzy caused by J. LIN in 2012, but also shows his perseverance through it all.

    NY Revisited 3 Remix

    Director RB UMALI | 5 mins | USA The year was 1997 and RB Umali was busy documenting some of the finest skateboarding to ever go down in New York City while attending his third year of film school at NYU. On assignment as a Main Videographer for 411 Video Magazine and rolling with the […]

    SOONGAVA – DANCE OF THE ORCHIDS

    Centerpiece Presentation. A tender and heartbreaking tale about two young women who stand up against the traditions and morality of Nepali society.

    OUR HOMELAND

    Closing Night Presentation & Awards Ceremony. Sent decades ago as a child to North Korea under a repatriation program, Sungho returns to Japan for a temporary medical visit.

    INNOCENTS

    A delicate story of the friendship between two tweens, each estranged at home.

    ANIMAL STYLE REVISITED: SKATE SHORTS

    Curated by Martin Wong of Asian American pop culture icon Giant Robot, the program combines skateboarding and cinema, two dynamic sources that inform his lifestyle and navigating the unknown.

    TAIWAN CINEMA DAYS

    Three cherry picked short films and two refreshing animations, comprehensively present the various city- and landscapes of Taiwan, and briskly depart from the rich legacies of the Taiwanese masters.

    KOREAN WAR REMEMBERED

    Special program KOREAN WAR REMEMBERED examines the history and human effects of the Korean War, a war that most Americans now remember little about.

    INTO THE PENUMBRA

    Asian American representation in mainstream media has always been a struggle. Only those who envisage a possible shattering of the status quo could pioneer change.

    ENDURING ENCOUNTERS

    These 5 heart-wrenching stories provide insights on how the disfranchised are sent on a downward spiral to a limbo where everything could possibly go awry.