As part of Cinema Asian America’s June focus on Filipino American filmmakers, Xfinity On Demand is pleased to partner with the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) to present Marissa Aroy’s short celebrated film “Little Manila: Filipinos in California’s Heartland” to viewers for free.
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This month, Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents the much-anticipated new film from Los Angeles filmmaker Quentin Lee (“The People I’ve Slept With”, “Shopping for Fangs”).
This month Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Sonny Izon’s ground-breaking documentary, “An Untold Triumph: The Story of the 1st & 2nd Filipino Infantry Regiments, US Army.”
This month sees the release of the independent feature “Daylight Savings”, which features Nakamura in the leading role; no longer on-stage, but in front of the camera. The follow-up to 2011’s SXSW hit “Surrogate Valentine” (also starring Nakamura), “Daylight” is the second collaboration between director Dave Boyle and Nakamura.
When acclaimed director Dave Boyle and musician Goh Nakamura teamed up in early 2010 to begin working on a film with Nakamura as its leading man playing a fictional character named “Goh Nakamura”, neither knew that both 2011’s “Surrogate Valentine” and its 2012 sequel “Daylight Savings” would take SXSW by storm.
This month Cinema Asian America on Xfinity On Demand presents Tad Nakamura’s thrilling, must-see profile of Hawaiian ukulele sensation, Jake Shimabukuro. The one-hour documentary, fresh from its broadcast on public television, is available to view for free.
To mark Asian Pacific American Heritage Month this May, XFINITY On Demand‘s Cinema Asian America presents Frank Abe’s landmark documentary, “Conscience and the Constitution.” Originally released in 2000, the film… More
The 29th annual Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Fest kicks off on May 2, and runs through May 12. One of the premier destinations for Asian and Asian American Cinema, the Festival features more than 140 films and videos as well as a week of panels, workshops, special events and parties.