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 […]
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 […]
By Cynthia Brothers & Vu-Bang Nguyen Justin Chon is a recognizable Korean American actor, perhaps most known for his role in the “Twilight” series. He’s has had a successful run of feature films including “21 & Over” and “Revenge of the Green Dragons.” Chon will be in CAAMFest 2015’s Opening Night film, “Seoul Searching,” directed […]
This July, amidst a bevy of anticipated new releases, Cinema Asian America also shines a spotlight on Korean American films and offers a showcase of recent films which capture the stories – and talents – of this community, from classic films starring Sandra Oh and Margaret Cho to award-winning, personal documentaries.