• Asian CineVision Announces The 40th Asian American International Film Festival Program

      NEW YORK, NY – The 40th Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF40), presented by Asian CineVision in association with Asia Society, announces the schedule of screenings to be held from July 26 to August 5 at Asia Society and Village East Cinema in Manhattan. As the nation’s first and longest running Asian interest film festival, […]

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          The Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) premiered in the summer of 1978 in New York City answering a growing need for social understanding, cultural diversity in American life, and independent cinema. AAIFF is the first festival in the U.S. to showcase the film and video work by artists of the Asian Diaspora. Forty […]

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    • Be A Sponsor of AAIFF40!

      Corporate sponsorships are vital for ACV to produce annual Asian American International Film Festival. Collaborate with AAIFF16 to demonstrate your company’s commitment to art and diversity. AAIFF is a creative solution for your company to achieve corporate marketing goals.

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    • ACV Presents: Chinese Art Film Festival 中国艺术电影展 (August 5-6)

        Asian CineVision and the Shanghai Film Distribution and Exhibition Association present the New York premieres of four award-winning Chinese art films August 05-06, 2016.   FAREWELL MY CONCUBINE: THE BEIJING OPERA/霸王别姬 (3D) Friday August 5 | 7:00PM | Crosby Street Hotel Dir. Teng Junjie | China | 2014 | 102mins | New York City […]

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    • Stop Bullying, Take The Pledge

      ACV joins the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders to launch Act To Change Bullying Prevention campaign. Act To Change is a public awareness campaign working to address bullying, including the Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community. Kids and teens are bullied in schools all across the country. Unfortunately, many AAPI youth […]

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      Jan 5 ACV co-presents the screening of ONE CHILD, a 40-min documentary by Chinese director Zijian Mu that won the Student Academy Award in 2014.

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    What's New


    As the new NBA season begins, the Joy Dunk Club is back! The panelists will continue to talk about Jeremy Lin, Asian American cultures, basketball and more! Available on CineVue’s online channel.

    ACV presents AAIFF13 National Festival Tour

    Bring some of the best Asian American independent films from AAIFF13 to your hometown, school, or company!

    AAIFF Screenplay Competition is Back!

    AAIFF Screenplay Competition is back! Submit your script(s) by June 14, 2013 (note the extension!) for a chance to be seen and heard at AAIFF’13!

    Weekly Buzz 03/28 – AAIFF alumni news + new music, a new film!

    This edition includes news on an AAIFF’12 alum, new music, and new films. READ IT NOW!


    If you love independent cinema and want to work for the first-and-longest running Asian American film festival, apply to be an AAIFF13 intern!


    Flushing Today

    By Michelle Ahn Once home to notable artists and people, such as F. Scott Fitzgerald, Nancy Reagan, John Williams, and Martin Scorsese, Flushing is a neighborhood in the New York City borough of Queens and a thriving place of continuous creativity, movement, and enterprise. Currently known for its connotation as “Little Taipei,” “Chinatown,” and “Long […]

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    Why Arthur Dong Still Matters?

    By Lindy Leong Reprinted courtesy of the 2015 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival ©Visual Communications In a career spanning over four decades, multi-award winning director Arthur Dong continues to explore themes that reflect the issues and ideals that matter most to him. Festival Program Committee Member Lindy Leong explains why today’s generation of Asian […]

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    Oh No! There Goes Tokyo! Toho to Helm New Godzilla Feature

    In light of the possible new release by Toho, CineVue writer Beth Kelly traces the history of Godzilla, one of the most infamous fictional monsters in the world.

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    Jan 2 Tsui Hark’s THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN Special Giveaways!

    Tsui Hark’s THE TAKING OF TIGER MOUNTAIN opens Jan 2 in NYC! ACV partners with WellGoUSA to do two special giveaways that bring you the best of Asian home entertainment.

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    Happy Birthday, Bruce Lee! A Look Back at the Martial Arts Legend

    Happy 74th Birthday, Bruce Lee! CineVue Beth Kelly writes this insightful retrospective piece on the martial arts legend’s career and worldwide impact.

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    Overheard at #AAIFF14: Grandma’s Alilang + Love Hotel Q&A

    Q&A with Grandma’s Alilang director Yan Zhan and Love Hotel director Philip Cox Some quotes from the Friday July 25 screening of Grandma’s Alilang and Love Hotel Q&A with director Yan Zhang and director Philip Cox. GRANDMA’S ALILANG YAN ZHANG: Grandma’s Ailing Director talks about her interest in #love and #relationships having been brought up by her grandma […]

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