DON'T MISS THE CLOSING WEEKEND MAY 10th in Long Beach, CA!
“CICADA” and “THE ROAD TO FAME” TAKE TOP HONORS
AT THE 30th ANNIVERSARY LOS ANGELES ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FESTIVAL
Golden Reel Award for Best Short - “ABOVE THE SEA: by Keola Racela
Linda Mabalot New Directors/New Visions Award to - “MILKYBOY” by Arnold Arre
Project Catalyst Jury Prize - “THE TIGER’S CHILD” from Abel Vang and Burlee Vang
May 8, 2014 (Los Angeles and Long Beach, CA)
Photo courtesy LAAPFF: The Road To Fame documentary wins the Grand Jury Prize at the 2014 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
Don't miss the closing weekend!
Expanding outside of Los Angeles and Hollywood, Visual Communications continues to reach out to audiences in the South Bay with the annual LAAPFF presence in Long Beach.
A program of feature films and shorts has been selected to screen during the Closing Weekend of the Festival on Saturday, May 10 at the historic Art Theatre of Long Beach. It will be a chance to see Film Festival award-winners and curated films from Pacific Islander, Filipino and Cambodian communities.
This year’s Festival in Long Beach will include: a twin-bill screening of new features from Pacific Islanders in Communications.
FAMILY INGREDIENTS by Ty Sanga and HULA: MERRIE MONARCH’S GOLDEN CELEBRATION by Roland Yamamoto; Angela Sun’s PLASTIC PARADE: THE GREAT PACIFIC GARBAGE PATCH; Masashiro Sugano’s CAMBODIAN SON; and Joel Quizon’s THE COTABATO SESSIONS.
The Festival’s Encore Weekend in Little Tokyo will be anchored by the Los Angeles Premiere screening of Marissa Aroy’s DELANO MANONGS: FORGOTTEN HEROES OF THE UNITED FARM WORKERS MOVEMENT, and a special “return-engagement” of AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS, directed by Grace Lee.
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