06-24 November 2019

Festivals & Events

American Indies

HAPPY CLEANERS
HAPPY CLEANERS

Julian KIM and Peter S. LEE
United States
Feature film

while trying to heal intergenerational wounds and broken ties, and revealing the real hardships Asian immigrant families face every day.

HIFF TALKS: CAPE PITCH WORKSHOP - CRAFTING YOUR PERSONAL STORY
HIFF TALKS: CAPE PITCH WORKSHOP - CRAFTING YOUR PERSONAL STORY


event

Led by CAPE (Coalition of Asian Pacifics in Entertainment), this hands-on, interactive workshop will teach you the tools in crafting an ideal pitch. Very limited seating.

LUCKY GRANDMA
LUCKY GRANDMA

Sasie SEALY
United States
Feature film

When an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese lands herself on the wrong side of luck at the casino, she somehow soon finds herself in the middle of a Chinatown gang war.

OLYMPIC DREAMS
OLYMPIC DREAMS

Jeremy TEICHER
United States
Feature film

Penelope, a young cross-country skier, bonds with a volunteer doctor Ezra in the Olympic athletes village during the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, the perfect backdrop for this charming romantic comedy.

PREMATURE
PREMATURE

Rashaad ERNESTO GREEN
United States
Feature film

Set against the backdrop of a changing Harlem landscape, seventeen-year-old Ayanna meets mysterious outsider Isaiah as she travails the rigorous terrain of young love the summer before she leaves for college.

YELLOW ROSE
YELLOW ROSE

Diane PARAGAS
United States
Feature film

An undocumented Filipina dreams of leaving her Texas town to pursue country music, but, this changes when her mom is suddenly captured by ICE agents. Terrified, she flees to Austin and embarks on a musical journey of self-discovery.

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