This May, Cinema Asian America’s theme of “Walking The Line” explores the stories of individuals – and species – who are precariously perched on the fine lines separating the worlds that they know, and the big, scary worlds that stands ahead of them.
Editor Archive: Chi-hui Yang
To celebrate Asian Pacific American Heritage Month this May, Cinema Asian America – featured with XFINITY On Demand- presents a collection of new, award-winning documentaries that dig deep into the… More
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Tad Nakamura’s documentary, “Jake Shimabukaru: Life On Four Strings,” a compelling portrait of an inspiring and inventive musician whose virtuoso skills on the ukulele have transformed all previous notions of the instrument’s potential.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Mark Hall’s eye-opening documentary, “Sushi: The Global Catch.”
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the charming animated film, “Delhi Safari.”
The animals of a once protected reserve in India are being threatened by man’s development and destruction of their forest. Sultan the leopard (Cary Elwes) fights a brave battle against the machines and saves his young cub Yuvi, but loses his life in the process.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the new thriller from acclaimed director Mira Nair (Monsoon Wedding, The Namesake), “The Reluctant Fundamentalist.”
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the lauded Chinese Australian drama, “33 Postcards.” Written and directed by Pauline Chan and starring Guy Pierce and Zhu Lin, “33 Postcards” tells the story of a Mei Mei (Lin), a Chinese orphan who dreams of meeting her Australian sponsor – Dean Randall (Pierce) – and his ‘perfect family’.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Debbie Lum’s award-winning documentary, fresh from its premiere at the SXSW Film Festival. “Seeking Asian Female” is an eccentric modern love story about Steven and Sandy—an aging white man with “yellow fever” who is obsessed with marrying any Asian woman, and the young Chinese bride he finds online.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents John Shenk’s acclaimed documentary, “The Island President.”
By now the tale has become legend: in 2007 the American band Journey went on search of a new lead singer and in the midst of a frustrating process, guitarist Neal Schon happened upon YouTube clips of an unknown Filipino singer with a voice of gold named Arnel Pineda.