Duc & Mai-Phuong Nguyen’s BOLINAO 52 on KQED

From filmmakers Duc & Mai-Phuong Nguyen: As you've probably heard, our humble film received 2 Emmys on May 16th at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco: 1) "Outstanding Achievement in Documentary" to Duc Nguyen and 2) "Music Composition" to Mark Izu. In attendance were 14 friends and our proud parents. Needless to say this was … Continue reading Duc & Mai-Phuong Nguyen’s BOLINAO 52 on KQED

Happy Hour: “A Song for Ourselves” a Film on Chris Iijima

Nakamura Sundance Interview on CNN TRT: 9 min. from Tadashi Nakamura on Vimeo. Dale Minami, Yuri Kochiyama, Audee Kochiyama Holman, Marjorie Fujiki, Diane Matsuda, Eddie Wong and Keith Kamisugi invite you to join us for a special happy hour on Saturday, March 14, from 6:30 p.m. at the new A5 Steak Lounge, 244 Jackson St., … Continue reading Happy Hour: “A Song for Ourselves” a Film on Chris Iijima

‘Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority’ Showing, Reception at Asian American Film Festival

A wonderful documentary on the late Congresswoman Patsy Takemoto Mink of Hawai'i shows Wednesday, March 18, as part of the 2009 San Francisco Asian American Film Festival. The showing starts with Tadashi Nakamura's "A Song for Ourselves," a documentary on pioneering singer and activist Chris Iijima. The showing starts at 6:45 p.m. at Sundance Kabuki … Continue reading ‘Patsy Mink: Ahead of the Majority’ Showing, Reception at Asian American Film Festival

Filmmaker Wanted for Asian Law Caucus Short Documentary

The Asian Law Caucus is looking for an experienced filmmaker to create a short documentary about the Asian Law Caucus’ history and current work in the community. With the guidance of ALC staff, the ideal candidate will be able to accurately and persuasively portray the Asian Law Caucus’s powerful story through a short film no … Continue reading Filmmaker Wanted for Asian Law Caucus Short Documentary

Wayne Wang’s “The Princess of Nebraska” Premieres Tonight on YouTube

Just in from CAAM: Acclaimed filmmaker Wayne Wang's new film THE PRINCESS OF NEBRASKA will make its world premiere on YouTube® on Friday, October 17, 2008. The free release will go live on YouTube's recently launched Screening Room, http://www.youtube.com/ytscreeningroom, a channel dedicated to premium film content. In THE PRINCESS OF NEBRASKA, Sasha (Ling Li) is … Continue reading Wayne Wang’s “The Princess of Nebraska” Premieres Tonight on YouTube