Genre

Experimental

Asian American Panorama

THE CANCER JOURNALS REVISITED

Film

THE CANCER JOURNALS REVISITED

Directed by Lana Lin
In this deeply stirring and exploratory film, 27 women revisit the 1980 memoir The Cancer Journals, by legendary…
Discoveries

A FRENCH WOMAN

Film

A FRENCH WOMAN

Directed by Kim Hee-jung
Once a promising actor, middle-aged Mira heads straight from a divorce and a lifetime in Paris to reunite…
Discoveries

FROM TOMORROW ON, I WILL

Film

FROM TOMORROW ON, I WILL

Directed by Ivan Marković, Linfeng Wu
Migrant workers in Beijing share an underground apartment, sleeping in shifts. A delivery man works all day while…
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LAST NIGHT I SAW YOU SMILING

Film

LAST NIGHT I SAW YOU SMILING

Directed by Kavich Neang
The iconic “White Building” of Phnom Penh, home to 493 families including the director’s own, is set to…
Asian American Panorama

NO DATA PLAN

Film

NO DATA PLAN

Directed by Miko Revereza
Digital camera in tow, filmmaker Miko Revereza travels by train across the United States capturing fleeting conversations between…
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PRESENT. PERFECT.

Film

PRESENT. PERFECT.

Directed by Shengzhe Zhu
Shengzhe Zhu takes a deep dive into the phenomena of DIY live-streaming in China and emerges with a…
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THE SCIENCE OF FICTIONS

Film

THE SCIENCE OF FICTIONS

Directed by Yosep Anggi Noen
After witnessing a faked moon landing in 1960s Indonesia, Siman’s tongue gets cut off, rendering him a possessed…
Short Film Programs

SHORTS: SHE EXPERIMENTS

Program

SHORTS: SHE EXPERIMENTS

Take a break from Normal with a slate of unusual shorts that play, scratch, and explode what takes…
Discoveries

VAI

Film

VAI

Directed by ‘Ofa-Ki-Levuka Guttenbeil-Likiliki, Amberley Jo Aumua, Becs Arahanga, Dianna Fuemana, Marina Alofagia McCartney, Matasila Freshwater, Miria George, Nicole Whippy
From the producers of Waru, the profound and poetic life story of Vai--from struggling young girl to ceremonial…