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LA Asian Pacific Film Festival May 2-12

Posted on May 02, 2013

The 29th Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival will be presented May 2 – May 12, 2013 at the Directors Guild of America; CGV Cinemas; and The Art Theatre of Long Beach. A key highlight of the month-long Asian Pacific Heritage Month activities, the Film Festival is produced by Visual Communications, the nation’s premier Asian Pacific American media arts center, and enjoys broad support from cinema artists and audiences alike.
Since 1983, the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival has presented nearly 4,000 films and videos by Asian international and Asian Pacific American artists, and additionally features seminars and panels, in-person guest appearances, and filmmaker awards. The Film Festival continues to be the largest festival of its kind in Southern California and is the premier showcase for the best and brightest of Asian American and Asian international cinema.
PIC, in partnership with KLCS, is proud to be the sponsor of the LAAPFF Pacific Showcase. This year's festival includes these films from the Pacific Islands:

A Family Hula Legacy

E Haku Inoa: To Weave a Name

The Flower (Ka Pua)

Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings

The Sound of Crickets at Night

The Haumāna

Learn more about KLCS, the only PBS station originating from LA: www.klcs.org

Categories: Film Festival, PIC Pacific Showcase