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Cinema Asian America: Director Daniel Hsia Delivers New Romance, ‘Shanghai Calling’

“Imagine a steady stream of immigrants, traveling across a vast ocean to a foreign country, searching for new jobs and better lives. But the immigrants are Americans, and the country they are moving to… is China.” A preamble of sorts to Daniel Hsia’s winning new romantic comedy “Shanghai Calling,” this is the starting point for […]

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Cinema Asian America: S. Leo Chiang Talks Directing ‘Mr. Cao Goes to Washington’

As the new year begins, and another round of political gamesmanship in Washington DC kicks off, Xfininty On Demand‘s Cinema Asian America is proud to present S. Leo Chiang’s new, award-winning documentary, “Mr. Cao Goes to Washington.” A portrait of former Louisiana congressman Joseph Cao, Chiang’s eye-opening, hour-long documentary follows the iconoclastic and ideologically complex […]

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Cinema Asian America: Chris Chan Lee Does Neo-Noir in ‘Undoing’

A sleek, murky noir tale of redemption and revenge, Chris Chan Lee’s Undoing makes its premiere this month on Cinema Asian America, which you can watch with XFINITY On Demand. Set on the mean streets of Los Angeles, ‘Undoing‘ is tone-poem kaleidoscope of four individuals struggling to free themselves from their pasts, and overcome the […]

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Cinema Asian America: Director Minh Duc Nguyen Discusses ‘Touch’

This November, Xfinity On Demand presents the new Cinema Asian America feature Touch, the award-winning feature debut film from Los Angeles-based director Minh Duc Nguyen. A nuanced drama set amidst the Vietnamese American working-class community of LA, Touch tells the story of Tam, a young manicurist, struggling to reconcile a fraught relationship with her father […]

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