What to Watch: 2016 Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month Edition

May is APA Heritage Month, and to celebrate, XFINITY brings you diverse programming all month long! Don’t know where to start? Well, first thing’s first: are you caught up with all your television shows starring Asian and Asian-American leads? If not, series including “Quantico,” “Fresh Off the Boat,” “The Walking Dead,” “Scorpion,” “Parks and Recreation,” “Elementary” […]

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Catch 8 Free Short Films from Visual Communication’s Armed with a Camera Program

By Chi-hui Yang This month, XFINITY Asia proudly presents highlights from the award-winning Armed with a Camera Fellowship for Emerging Media Artists. For this month only, eight five-minute short films produced from this program will be available to watch for free on XFINITY Asia. These shorts, which include documentary and narrative films, offer a glimpse into […]

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‘Off the Menu’: A Conversation with Grace Lee

Making its world premiere this week at San Francisco’s CAAMFest is the latest documentary “Off the Menu,” from Los Angeles-based filmmaker Grace Lee, the director of “The Grace Lee Project” and “American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs.” Lee’s hour-long piece is an inquiry into how to define “Asian America” – through that thing that is […]

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CAAMFest 2015 Highlights: March 20-22

The CAAMFest Asian American film festival began on March 12 and continues until March 22. Though the winners have already been announced, there are still numerous film screenings and events, including a Closing Night Party with LUCKYRICE culinary festival founder Danielle Chang, the subject of the CAAMFest documentary “Lucky Chow.” Here’s a glimpse at some […]

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