In December, we conclude a year-long exploration of stories from different Asian American communities each month, with a special focus on Pacific Islander films.
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This month Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the award-winning documentary, “I Am.” Made by the Virginia-based, New Delhi-raised filmmaker Sonali Gulati, “I Am” chronicles the journey of an Indian lesbian filmmaker who returns to Delhi, to re-open what was once home, and finally confront the loss of her mother whom she never came out to.
As the damage of Typhoon Yolonda in the Philippines continues to be assessed the coming days and weeks, there are many ways in which you can find more information about conditions in the Philippines and also contribute to relief efforts.
January on Cinema Asian America offers the charming, Bollywood-inspired independent feature film “Cosmopolitan,” directed by New York based, Indian American director Nisha Ganatra.
“Willow Plus” The channel features live coverage of the best international and domestic fixtures from around the world, including all home international matches of the top ranked Indian team, as well as other premium events like the Indian Premier League and a number of award-winning original productions.
Catty book clubs, the history of roti, Salman Rushdie, open relationships and of course, Keanu Reeves: Cinema Asian America has it all, and more this November.
Comcast NBCUniversal is proud to once again sponsor the Aspen Institute Communications and Society Program’s Symposium on the State of Race in America, to be held on April 8, 2014, at the Newseum in Washington, D.C.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Christopher Woon’s kinetic and revealing breakdancing documentary, “Among B-Boys,” an exploration of the role of hip-hop culture in the creation of identity in the Hmong-American community.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Duc Nguyen’s Emmy Award-winning documentary, Bolinao 52, a powerful account of the experiences of Vietnamese boat people refugees, and of one boat in particular, whose tragic circumstances magnified the challenges facing those displaced by the Vietnam War.
Years in the making and chronicle to one of the most inspiring and unexpected underdog stories of recent memories, Evan Jackson Leong’s riveting new documentary, Linsanity hits theatres and television screens across the country in a day and date theatrical/video-on-demand release.