‘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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Spotlight on Benson Lee’s CAAMFEST Opening Night Film ‘Seoul Searching’

Thursday, March 12 marks the first day of CAAMFest 2015, which kicks off with the opening night film “Seoul Searching,” directed by Benson Lee. “Seoul Searching” — starring an ensemble class that includes Justin Chon, Jessica Van, Heejun Han, Rosalina Leigh, Crystal Kay and more — premiered at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival and is an homage […]

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