Cast：李一享、柯子静、William Joen (美国)、曹心然
A Chinese girl who is proficient in lip read, taking the limited material through the DV machine of paparazzi to cracks an actress Jewel theft.
Director: Hanwei(Alex) Zhang
Grow-Up is a short documentary recording the life-changing story of a group of high school students traveling to a minuscule village in the rural regions of China. This documentary fully expresses a student’s emotions and feeling throughout the trip as he begins to understand the world he lives in. The high-quality camera work will make the viewers […]
Paul is a sport specialty student of long racing, he secretly prepared for the Boston Marathon nearly one year. But his father Bryant is a victim in Boston Marathon and his knee also get injured. Paul works in Bryant’s restaurant as part time job and earn money. After he made mistakes, Bryant doesn’t allow him to go […]
Cast: 宋晓光、李紫滢、Brian O’Callaghan、胡嫣心
A peaceful world should not put on it with a mark of disagreements over customs, races and distances. Without knowing how but inadvertently your experiences are wonderfully mixed with mine. Any hypocritical play is not as good as you take the initiative to understand me or I take the initiative to understand you. Just like this […]
When many of the temptations of life appear of life appear in front of us, it all will pretend to be so beautiful. We need to have enough discrimination to overcome the desires of these temptations. The greater the desire is, the closer the danger is the closer the control of his desire is in the safe […]
This is a documentary about living out of the mainstream with dialogues focused on reality and dreams. Dance connected us, and I determined to make a film about their lives beyond dance. Three people, three lives that all belong to one grand dream in their hearts. At the same time, it is inevitably being buried among the […]
The film depicts a story of a youth, Da Hu, who settled in China’s northeastern countryside accidentally saved an injured dog on the road during China’s cultural revolution. Da Hu loved the dog very much, but he was not allowed to raise the dog under the bureaucratic pressure. So, he decided to send the dog back to […]
The story begins with Yang Lan, a gorgeously looking Peking Opera actress performing the traditional play Lian Jinfeng in her hometown Taizhou, Jiangsu. It serves as a salute to Mei Lanfang, one of the most famous Peking Opera gurus in China, who was also born in the town. Under the guidance of her mother, Yang Lan has […]
RongRong’s grandpa took part in the army and never came back, grandma believes grandpa is still alive and waits for him over 80 years. RongRong was blamed by his father for over-spending money, he felt so embarrassed and resorted to grandma for assistance. He finally realized his fault after grandma’s patient education. He then tries his best […]
Director: Fred Grant
Cast: Atticus Guo、Cici Lau、Davis Choh
James loves spending time with his Nana, but recently he has noticed something wrong with her. She always seems to be forgetting things and often mixes up names when telling stories. Love Never Forgets tells the story of a family’s affliction with Alzheimer’s Disease seen from the unique perspective of a five-year-old child.
Cast: 魏诗耕、魏至翎、林均祐、陈仕和、刘国声、周秋水、陈楷承、伍婷婷 、陈琼媚、Murni Wijayanti、徐凤枝、蔡美姿、纪婉菁
A kind-hearted kid has a crush on his new classmate. He tries many ways to get her attention, but his attempts back-fire. Finally, he has a real chance to get close to her, but his luck runs out. At a moment where he feels like giving up, he gets what he wanted all along just […]
The film from the perspective of a China ordinary family. Takes the emotion for the father and the source point. In the family narrative relay dream about two generations. In international trade building construction. Create new heights in China. Witness the process of reform and opening up China’s construction industry level from beyond to lead the league […]
Film describe abandoned superior life in five young men walked into the mountains. They use a video record of rare wild animals and plants. Witnessed a new era of restoration of biodiversity. Is this group of take the bull by the horns, persistence and conservation experts, scholars, stick to the wild photographers’ dedication to let people pay […]
Director: Youning Jiang
Cast: Youning Jiang
A fifteen-year-old girl embarked on a journey to study abroad in the United States. She traveled from the East to the West and wanders back and forth in the two cultures. She was lost; she questions to find her position between the two sides. The movie uses a story of the washing machine, focusing on […]
Director: 唐玉强 刘译阳
Two gunmen were found by a policewoman, Yingying Kong, while she was on duty, when they were trying to escape by train at a small railway station. After shootings, wounding Yingying Kong, the murderous gangsters kidnapped a woman Chunyan Cao with severe heart disease and took her as a hostage. Yingying Kong`s father, Lifeng Kong is […]
Cast: 毕瀚文 张隆基
Home is the cell of society, home stability, society will be stable, home happiness and stability will drive social progress and stability. The story tells the story of two strangers walking at the end of life who meet and produce warm stories about the new home. The last one is the same as Mo, but the […]
Cast: Mark Pikula、Titi Pikula、Kevi Rodriguez、Maya Riquelme
A timid unsuccessful composer Luke has been bullied for a long time by his dead wife Scarlett’s brother, Ben, who occupied their house. After another humiliation, Luke plans a perfect murder which utilizes dominoes due to the acoustic resonance of piano frequency.
Cast: 戴寰宇、Lauren Rodriguez (U.S.A) 、南诗音、Yisrael Dubov (U.S.A) 、David C. Smalley (U.S.A) 、Mona Arkin，刘玥玮
Zhangcheng, an underappreciated successor of Chinese face-changing, assists the FBI to arrest a top Japanese disguised thief by chance and be trapped in a tactical conspiracy.
The film tells the story of two young martial arts fight clubs in modern cities. Despite all kinds of struggles for interests and emotions, young people finally realized the wisdom and spirit of martial arts fighting and realized what a real justice is.
Cast: 巫冬燚 孙曙霞 赵奇 荣子淇 林伟雄
District justice bureau held in accordance with the requirements of the superior “fight child trafficking special legal publicity and education activities, after the district director of justice demands from a superior to the rule of law publicity division section chief to do relevant work arrangement and set up a guard against child trafficking […]
Mother found out in the hospital that liver cancer is advanced, and her daughter is still young and ignorant, so the mother who dotes on her daughter becomes stepmother, forcing her daughter to learn to be independent. Daughters grow up very uncomfortable, contradictions continue to escalate, and daughters hate their mothers.Adult daughters, as bystanders, are anxious but […]
Director: Karan Choudhary
Cast: Bill Bateman、Karan Choudhary
An unlikely friendship between two characters from different cultures and sexuality. Sunny, a young straight guy from India meets Larry, a middle-aged gay guy in New York. They share a love of film, acting, life and deep affection towards each other. But what happens to that true friendship when something goes missing and the […]
Director: Tianzhao Zhang
Cast: John Henry Richardson、Ayden Mekus
To complete the entry test of the Bravery club, a friendless young boy Charlie puts laxatives into chocolate chip cookies and delivers it to the creepy old man Jack living next door, but eventually finds friendship with him.ghs heavily as tries to reconnect to a past she barely remembers.
Director: Marie J. Magdaleno
Cast: Will Hainley、Dirk McElyea、Daniela Viduarre、Emma Trevino、Abigail Espinosa
121 exposes the effects of bullying through the story of Brandon, a young man too insecure to fight back and too embarrassed to seek help from his father, who struggles with his own demons. He quickly learns he’s been targeted both online and in person. Will his mother’s love be […]
Director: Samy Chouia
Cast: Aron Kader、Maz Jobrani、Ahmed Ahmed、Ramy Youssef、Paul Elia、Bassem Youssef、Amir K、Feraz Ozel、Travina Springer、Melissa Shoshahi、Tehran Von Ghasri、Sammy Obeid、Dave Merheje、Peter Shahriari
Travel Ban is about being brown and immigrant in America seen through the eyes of comedians of Middle Eastern background.
Director: Sum Yi Ma
Cast: Ceci Haha、Katie Chan、Suzie Yeung
When a young girl of a generationally owned fishball noodle stall gets a chance to change her life, she must first confront her strict grandmother. A story dedicated to family, food and all the love that gets lost in amidst the hustle and bustle.
Director: Elaine Wong
Cast: Michelle Sun、Zhan Wang
Ah Wei, a young woman from rural China, decides to cross the U.S.-Mexico border through the underground tunnel to reunite with her husband in the United States. She soon realizes the journey is not about the crossing, but about mending the discrepancies between expectations and reality once she gets there.
Director: Angela Chen
Cast: Brandon Soo Hoo、Dianne Doan、Raquenel、Nick Fink
Confused and frustrated by his rejection from the US Marines, 19-year-old Dylan clashes with his older sister, Rose. Meanwhile, driven by guilt and loneliness, 43-year-old fast food worker Celine tries in vain to convince her far-away son that she’s becoming successful in America. 20-year-old Sean grapples with his aimlessness, turning to the […]
Director: Federico Cuatlacuatl
Coapan En Espera is an experimental documentary highlighting the migratory history and diaspora of a community from Cholula, Puebla, Mexico. The community of San Francisco Coapan first started migrating to the U.S in the late 1980’s and early 1990’s. Now almost 30 years after the first people left their hometown, the hope of returning or not […]
Director: Zhan Floyd Luo
The documentary, Born in America, focuses on a Chinese family who comes to California to have their baby in order to obtain the privilege of American citizenship. Throughout the film, the audience will learn more about ‘birth tourism’ and why many Chinese families and investors are buying into these programs. Is it legal or not? How […]
Director: Jianan Ma
Cast: Kyle Meck、Jc Sullivan、Dasha Leidy、Meagan Gillett (I)、Jean Kinsella (II)、Areg Noya、Ian Watson (XXXII)、Hythem Esiely Barrera
On a normal working day a cowardly resident plumber/handyman at an apartment complex discovers that one of three tenants at the apartment is a serial killer — due to an unusual blockage in the apartments’ sewage line.
Director: Jamie C.X. Wang
Cast: Jianping Wang、Jamie C.X. Wang
As her father’s retirement approaches, a student filmmaker living abroad attempts to bring a story the father wrote to life, to prevent him from abandoning his one last creative passion that’s fading away.Richard is American actor. Kevin is Asian American actor. Asian actor cant get a role in Hollywood.
Director: Joe Chen
Cast: Rachel Cherng
A pregnant young woman is told by her adoptive American mother that her Chinese biological mom needs a bone marrow transplant and that she may be the only match. Her decision whether to contact her or not weighs heavily as tries to reconnect to a past she barely remembers.
Director: Sunny Wai Yan Chan
“Godspeed” is a story about a mother saying goodbye to her son at the airport. The audience is brought close to the internal thoughts of the main characters – the mother and the son. The son wants a goodbye hug, but the non-expressive mother is reluctant to do so. The seemingly small conflict between them […]
Director: Hao Zheng
Cast: Jim Lau、Quinn Von Hoene、Allen Theosky Rowe
In the near future, when all labor works are replaced by humanoids, a Chinese chef, Pu (60s) is ordered to pass on his cooking skill to a humanoid robot William and to teach him Chinese cooking. Designed to satisfy his owner, William tries to follow Pu’s every instruction, but his robotic […]
Director: Grace Yao
Cast: Sri Manchiraju、Thomas Joiner、Michael Bishop、Jack Romberg、Dean Inserra、Kiara Pomeroy
Grace is a first-generation Chinese-American filmmaker who loves being both behind the the camera and in front of it. Currently a film production student at FSU’s College of Motion Picture Arts, she aspires to produce films that bring impactful stories to life. When she’s not in class or on set, […]
Director: Lyra Yang
Cast: Helen Young
When her mom’s sickness begins to worsen, a lonely nine-year-old girl must decide… to escape to her fantasy world as usual or to face the monster in reality. Freya is a silent short coming of age drama exploring growing up in a Chinese-American family that struggles with schizophrenia.
Director: Grace Chang
Cast: Grace Chang、Chadd Chang
Ling, a Chinese immigrant to NYC, a former Peking Opera performer, has slowly grown apart with her son, David, who dabbles in rap. Their estrangement is put under the spotlight when they visit Ling’s aging master at his senior residence. During their visit an unexpected accident involving Master Li triggers them to put together […]
Director: Jessica Liu
Cast: Leann Lei、Alice Tsui、Megan Zhang、Everett Tucker
Upon overhearing her teen daughters recount their dating experiences while getting ready on prom night, Judy accidentally drugs herself with Chinese herbal medicine spiraling her into a gaudy sexual fantasy with the class hunk.
Director: Yiran Zhou
Cast: Zhan Wang、Huanzhang Zhang、Henggao Li、Marcuz Patterson、Xinlei Yang
Frustrated by having to work at his mother’s corner store on a Saturday, 18-year-old Jimmy seizes an opportunity to prove himself to a Chinatown hooligan. 30-year-old Haiyang follows a Coyote through the US-Mexican border when his younger brother, Bin, starts to fall ill. As Jimmy and Haiyang venture toward their own […]
Director: Lin Sun
Cast: Jiao Xu、John Richardson、Arthur Roberts
In 2035, Artificial intelligence has become highly sophisticated. With world war on the verge, a hawkish general plots to send a man-made AI robot into the fourth dimension to observe the future and win the war. When the robot’s creator, who is opposed to the mission, mysteriously dies the robot’s “humanity” is tested.
Director: Eric Hwang
Cast: Martha Cheng、John Edmond Parcher、Adam Lebowski
A quasi-musical about a middle-aged taxidermist who was a failed opera singer in her youth and who seeks to find her voice again by participating in a local church choir, with the help from one of her stuffed furry friends.
Director: Sunwoo Park
Cast: Yi Liu
Xiaohua, a bridal makeup artist at a Chinese wedding hall in Flushing, NYC, helps countless brides shine on their big days. Raising two young boys on her own after her husband left her, she’s long closed off from her own emotions and desires. But is there more to life than this? Like a delicate flower […]
Director: Ewan Gotfryd
Cast: Alexandra Margot、James Duval、Eve Mauro、Emie Clarke
MOTHER (2019) is an experimental short film in homage to one of the most influential female avant-garde filmmakers, Maya Deren. Featuring a dream-like narrative of a woman trapped within a fantasy and confronted by various versions of herself.
Director: Xiaolu Wang
Cast: Jia Rydholm、Alexander Michuda 、Evan Slack、Jude Nair、Dmitri Nair、Jordan Sundheim、Chari Eckman、Yanni Wang
Based on the director’s lived experience of moving from China to a predominantly white, rural American town when she was 14. The story takes place on Xiao Xing’s first day of high school after the move, where she begins to feel othered and isolated in her public […]
Director: Chuck Marra、Megan Foley Marra
Cast: Wayne Lee、Laura Lanoil
On the anniversary of Kevin’s husband’s passing, he decided to honor his late husband’s wishes to scatter his ashes at sea. While at the beach, Kevin’s perfect plan was made complicated by the elements of nature and an unexpected stranger.
Director: Ying Liu Hatch
Cast: Yifeng Tian、Zhenyu Jiang、Juemeng Wang、Lucifer Xie、Mickey Miao、Ryan Feng
A girl receives a gift, an AI robot version of the boyfriend she just broke up with, who comes with a remote control that allows her to correct his every move. Yet there is a secret to this robot…
Director: Jingnan Wang
Cast: Claire-Monique Martin、Kelsey Andrae
The Fiddle Player is a story about an exceptional violinist who cannot find a job. When she is about to give up her dream she finds hope in an old high school friend, who turns the tables on their friendship and her career.
Director: Christopher Ma
Cast: Christopher Ma- Director、Christopher Ma- Writer、Xiaoli Liu- Writer、Victoria Zhang- Producer、Anton Kurov- Producer、Natalie Dease- Production Design、Becky Baihui Chen- DP、Cabba Jiaxuan Cai- Sound
After Chinese Sorcerer Dee finds out that his friend’s fiancé is a vampire, he decides to pay a visit and save the day.
Director: Peiqi Peng
Cast: Lanhua Ma -Producer、Allura Grace Duffy- Producer、Qin Ziwei- Director of Photography、Peiqi Peng- Writer
In a Chinese tourist group among the heat of the Nevada desert, a teenage daughter fighting with her father encounters a mysterious woman.
Director: Anthony Cheuk On, Chan
Cast: JAKE JENSON 、SCOTT ALIN、JESSICA MALKA、RYAN ALESSI、ZACHARY WESTERMAN、PRYMRR、MELANIE NICHOLSON、CHRIS YESCHENKOV
“Memory Revival” pianist Frederick confronts the “Memory Eraser” in a soul-wrenching duet that forces them both to reckon with memories of their childhood they had long-since forgotten.
Director: Jiin F, Chang
Cast: Bright Chang、Morning Chang、Slade Hallett、Sydney Winn、Cailey Winn、Liang Chiu
A cold winter in northeastern China, Russian Soldiers cross the border and storm the small village of Jiangdong. A Chinese father sacrifices himself so that his young daughter and son can live another day. A miraculous lone yellow chrysanthemum survives in the snow, and gives her the strength to […]
Director: Yuhaojie Zheng
Cast: QI SUN、GRACE CHANG、LEANN LEI、JIZHONG “JAMIE” ZHANG、ZITA BAI、SHUANGCHENG SUN、HUANZHANG ZHANG
After openly defied his mother by choosing Kung Fu school over college, a 19-year-old boy comes home for Chinese New Year and finds everything changed.
Director: Nancy Lin
Cast: Tricia Fukuhara、Daniel Chung、Noveen Crumbie、Jesten Mariconda
Spunky teen Nova Dante has one job: caretaker to the Dante family cemetery and the ghosts that live within. With her parents away, Nova must balance her work and personal life as she and her inattentive Shinto priest boyfriend accidentally release evil ghosts that threaten to take over the world.
Director: Weng San Sit
Cast: Lydia Look
Filmed in China, Mexico and the United States and utilizing archival footages, Searching for Liang Zhu journeys into spaces that are echoing with the story of the Butterfly Lovers; a Chinese legend about a woman named Zhu Ying-tai who dressed as a man in order to have an education. The story is embodied and […]
Director: Sophie Cheung
Cast: Raymond Kwai、Bonnie Chang、Huaiyi Tsai、Chester Wai
The Dragon Dream tells the story of Asian American college student Sam. He lives in two parallel yet conflicting societies: American at school, and Chinese at home. He tries to live up to his parents’ expectations while withholding his inner emotions.
Director: Dede Harlan
Cast: Dede Harlan
What The Hell is a story about two neighbors who don’t get alone with each other end up killing themselves into a heaven and hell transfer station, where they are told only one person can go to heaven, and they have to make a choice.