Director Ang Lee kicks off fifth Boston Asian American Film Festival

Director Ang Lee attended the fifth Boston Asian American Film Festival. (Image courtesy of Wellesley College.)

Last weekend marked the fifth annual Boston Asian American Film Festival held at the Brattle Theater in Cambridge. From Oct. 24 to Oct. 27, about 1,000 attendees watched 37 films, including six New England premieres and six made by Boston-area filmmakers. Continue reading

2012 Boston Asian American Film Festival kicks off fourth year

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The Boston Asian American Film Festival (BAAFF), a production of the Asian American Resource Workshop, will take place from Oct. 25 to 28. Screenings will be at Emerson College’s Bright Family Screening Room in the Paramount Center, at the Brattle Theatre in Cambridge and at the Somerville Theatre in Somerville.

This fourth edition of the festival features more than five Boston/New England premieres, exclusive Q&As with filmmakers and various cosponsored events around Boston. Continue reading