LA Asian Pacific Film Festival 2014!

With much fanfare, the 2014 LA Asian Pacific Film Festival is over!  For the past 30 years, VC has hosted the festival, screening hundreds of documentary, narrative and experimental features and shorts featuring Asian Pacific Americans and/or by Asian Pacific American filmmakers to thousands of attendees. A number of films, both narrative and documentary, may be of interest to archives and history lovers. Click on the titles for full synopses:

SIX WEDDINGS AND A DRESS

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Chiyomi Ogawa first wore the wedding dress in the shadow of Manzanar, a Japanese-American concentration camp. The dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf
he dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf

 

 

 

 

 

 

CAMBODIAN SON

DELANO MANONGS: FORGOTTEN HEROES OF THE UNITED FARM WORKERS MOVEMENT – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/delano_manongs_forgotten_heroes_of_the_2014#sthash.ErpcTf1j.dpuf

FRED HO’S LAST YEAR

THE ROAD TO FAME

SAMNANG

TO BE TAKEI

HULA: MERRIE MONARCH’S GOLDEN CELEBRATION

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE STORY OF GRACE LEE BOGGS

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HAENYEO: WOMEN OF THE SEA

LORDVILLE

STORIES FROM TOHOKU

JEEPNEY

TO SIT WITH HER

TYRUS WONG: BRUSHSTROKES IN HOLLYWOOD

SEWING SEEDS OF LIFE…AND HOPE

REMEMBER ME

DELANO MANONGS: FORGOTTEN HEROES OF THE UNITED FARM WORKERS MOVEMENT

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AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/american_revolutionary_the_evolution_of_2014#sthash.7gpGsGgR.dpuf
Chiyomi Ogawa first wore the wedding dress in the shadow of Manzanar, a Japanese-American concentration camp. The dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf

Chiyomi Ogawa first wore the wedding dress in the shadow of Manzanar, a Japanese-American concentration camp. The dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf
Chiyomi Ogawa first wore the wedding dress in the shadow of Manzanar, a Japanese-American concentration camp. The dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf
Chiyomi Ogawa first wore the wedding dress in the shadow of Manzanar, a Japanese-American concentration camp. The dress was then worn by five other women. This is their story. – See more at: http://laapff.festpro.com/films/detail/6_weddings_and_a_dress_2014#sthash.vjcjqAQ5.dpuf

 

 

 

 

 

Although the festival is over, visitors can view films from our festival in our library, which is open to the public.  Just set up an appointment!

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