This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents David Peterson’s riveting behind-the-scenes documentary, “Journey of a Bonesetter’s Daughter.” Journey follows the creation of the San Francisco Opera’s celebrated production of ‘The Bonesetter’s Daughter,’ composed by Stewart Wallace with a libretto by bestselling novelist Amy Tan.
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A Kickstarter-funded “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” (a TV show originally made from a movie)—as well as previously successful TV shows-turned films like “Mission: Impossible,” “Sex and the City,” “Star Trek” and “21 Jump Street”—we turn our attention to other motion pictures based on television series.
This month Cinema Asian America on Xfinity on Demand presents Ruby Yang and Lambert Yam’s insightful documentary, “A Moment In Time,” a personal look at the history and legacy of movie-going in Chinatowns across the US.
Over the past two decades, thousands of Chinese children, mainly girls, have been adopted into American families, and from the roughly 80,000 Chinese adoptees in the US, there is a universe of stories and experiences, from Nashville to Berkeley.
Actress Katie Chang, who plays “Bling Ring” leader Rebecca in Sofia Coppola’s new movie, explains why you should watch it now with XFINITY On Demand.
The Coen brothers’ “The Big Lebowski” opened on March 6, 1998, to a disappointing first weekend box office of $5.5 million, and the head-scratching of most critics, who declared it a puzzling, profanity-laced disappointment as the siblings’ follow-up to 1996′s “Fargo.”
This month Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the long-awaited re-release of Eric Byler’s award-winning 2006 drama, “Americanese.” After winning the audience award at the SXSW Film Festival and receiving acclaim at film festivals nationally.
This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents a mini-retrospective of Dong’s films, a rare opportunity to see several of this influential filmmaker’s works. Included are “Hollywood Chinese” – a historical exploration of the experiences of Chinese American actors, directors and producers.
This month Cinema Asian America features a spotlight on Chinese American stories through a collection of award-winning documentary and narrative films, many not available to the public until now.
It’s a new month, with new movies on XFINITY On Demand. Use this schedule to help plan which movies you want to watch. Click on a title and get taken to… More