Special Presentation: Persona Non Grata

Special Presentation: Front Cover

Special Presentation: My America... Or Honk If You Like Buddha

2016 Festival

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Rise and Represent


May 2016 Full Festival Passes have ended, but check out Full Saturday Passes!

Saturday, Full Day, May 28, 2016
11:00 AM to 10:30 PM

General Full Day: $40
Students/Seniors Full Day: $20

The Best of Asians On Film Festival (11 AM), Rise and Represent panel (5 PM) drama, documentary, LBGTQ films, and more.

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Saturday Daytime, May 28, 2016
11:00 AM to 4:50 PM

General Half Day: $20
Students/Seniors Half Day: $10

Join us as we present our selections from our sister-fest, Asians On Film Festival’s Best of Fest films, followed by an outstanding selection of recent dramas, including a Special Presentation of PERSONA NON GRATA.

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Saturday Evening, May 28, 2016

5:00 PM to 10:30 PM

General Half Day: $20
Students/Seniors Half Day: $10

The Rise and Represent panel discussion (5 PM) features Hollywood stars and industry professionals Hudson Yang (Fresh Off the Boat) and Albert Tsai (Dr. Ken), Peter Kwong (Big Trouble in Little China), digital entrepreneur Joz Wang (CEO, 8Asians.com), and Baldwin (Only Won) Chiu. Discuss with them the past, present and future progress of Asian representation.

At 6 PM, the panel is followed by thought-provoking documentaries, including a Special Presentation of MY AMERICA…OR HONK IF YOU LOVE BUDDHA.

From 8 PM – 10:30 PM, in partnership with the API Queer Sacramento Coalition, we present two final films which share the API LGBTQ experience. Our Closing Night Special Presentation of FRONT COVER rounds out our celebration and exploration of diverse experiences from our community, followed by festival award announcements.

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The Guild Theater
2828 35th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

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