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Milieu
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directed by Damien Faure, fl. 2002-2012; produced by Matthieu Lamotte, fl. 2003, aaa production (aaa production, 2015), 54 mins
Each year Mr. Nishida, entomologist, share seek butterflies in one of the most mysterious places of Japan, Yakushima Island. Here the trees are 3000 years and men honor the gods and goddesses of the forest mountains by strange rituals. But this year a typhoon threatens the island ...
directed by Damien Faure, fl. 2002-2012; produced by Matthieu Lamotte, fl. 2003, aaa production (aaa production, 2015), 54 mins
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First Dance
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directed by So-hee Jeong, fl. 2014; produced by So-hee Jeong, fl. 2014 (South Korea: CinemaDAL, 2014), 1 hour 34 mins
Sun-min and Lauren are a lesbian couple from Boston, USA. They decide to get married in June 2012. They hold their wedding on a beach in Provincetown, a vacation town that is well known for its queer culture, surrounded by friends and family who love them. Lauren and Sun-min talk about marriage, issues with coming...
directed by So-hee Jeong, fl. 2014; produced by So-hee Jeong, fl. 2014 (South Korea: CinemaDAL, 2014), 1 hour 34 mins
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What's Going On?
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directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Raia Haidar, fl. 2005-2015, Joumana Haddad, 1970- and Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez, fl. 2007-2009 (Privately Published, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
A surrealist film, this story deals with the initiation to embrace love, and runs along the delicate case of the female soul. Based on the idea of a writer who steals a heart and stores it inside a book, and the consequences of such an action.
directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Raia Haidar, fl. 2005-2015, Joumana Haddad, 1970- and Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez, fl. 2007-2009 (Privately Published, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
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You Don't Know Jack: The Jack Soo Story
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directed by Jeff Adachi, 1959-; produced by Jeff Adachi, 1959- (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2009), 1 hour 10 mins
YOU DON’T KNOW JACK tells the fascinating story of pioneering American entertainer, Jack Soo, an Oakland native who became the first Asian American to be cast in the lead role of the television series Valentine’s Day (1963), before later starring in the popular comedy show Barney Miller (1975-1978). Featuring...
directed by Jeff Adachi, 1959-; produced by Jeff Adachi, 1959- (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2009), 1 hour 10 mins
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Asian Food & Culture Series, A Taste of Turkey
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directed by Cyumann Duh, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 23 mins
The Land of Sultans and the Empire of Taste Turkey is home to two of the world's favorite foods, yogurt and kebab. Turkey's culture has a long and diverse history dating back to the Ottoman Empire and has been enhanced by the foods of different people and regions. The dishes found in the city of Sultans-Istanbul-a...
directed by Cyumann Duh, fl. 2011, in Asian Food & Culture Series (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 2008), 23 mins
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A Most Unlikely Hero
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directed by Steve Okino; produced by Steve Okino (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 58 mins
This inspiring film chronicles Capt. Bruce Yamashita's fight against racial discrimination in the Marine Corps. A third-generation American of Japanese ancestry, he grew up in Hawaii and was a graduate of Georgetown law school, and a delegate to the Hawaii Constitutional Convention. In 1989 he joined the Marine Co...
directed by Steve Okino; produced by Steve Okino (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2006), 58 mins
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Wet Sand: Voices from L.A.
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directed by Dai Sil Kim-Gibson, 1938-; produced by Center for Asian American Media and Silence Broken Foundation (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2004), 57 mins
Filmmaker Dai Sil Kim-Gibson explores the aftermath of the 1992 LA Civil Unrest in her film WET SAND. Her groundbreaking 1993 documentary SA-I-GU stands as one of the crucial texts to offer a Korean American perspective on the events surrounding the Los Angeles riots – an invaluable discussion tool for promoting...
directed by Dai Sil Kim-Gibson, 1938-; produced by Center for Asian American Media and Silence Broken Foundation (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2004), 57 mins
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Whose Children Are These?
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directed by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004; produced by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004 (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2004), 27 mins
WHOSE CHILDREN ARE THESE? provides a gripping view into the world of three Muslim teenagers affected by post 9/11 domestic anti-terrorism security measures. One such program, 'Special Registration,' required male non-citizens – as young as the age of 16 and from 25 countries – to register with the U.S. governm...
directed by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004; produced by Theresa Thanjan, fl. 2004 (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2004), 27 mins
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The Game of Their Lives
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directed by Daniel Gordon; produced by Daniel Gordon (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2002), 58 mins
In 1966 North Korea created the greatest shock in World Cup history Nothing has been heard from the team since they returned home from their matches in England. After four years of negotiations, a Western film crew was granted unprecedented official access to North Korea. The Game of Their Lives is more than a f...
directed by Daniel Gordon; produced by Daniel Gordon (Copenhagen, Capital Region (Denmark): Danish Broadcasting Corporation, 2002), 58 mins
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Ancestors in the Americas, Ancestors in the Americas, Part 1
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directed by Loni Ding, 1931-2010; produced by Loni Ding, 1931-2010, in Ancestors in the Americas (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2001), 1 hour 2 mins
The first program of ANCESTORS IN THE AMERICAS travels across oceans and centuries of time to trace the globally interlocking story of East and West – from a village in Guangdong Province and Spanish military barracks in Manila to a Chinese cemetery in Havana and the Peabody Museum in Salem, Massachusetts. COOLI...
directed by Loni Ding, 1931-2010; produced by Loni Ding, 1931-2010, in Ancestors in the Americas (San Francisco, CA: Center for Asian American Media, 2001), 1 hour 2 mins
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