director of programming,
Austin Asian American Film Festival
The 11th annual Austin Asian American Film Festival will run June 13-16 at the AFS Cinema. The festival will open June 13 with the South Korean late 20th-century historical drama House of Hummingbird and close June 16 with the Vietnamese 19th-century coming-of-age drama The Third Wife. The Centerpiece Film Empty by Design will screen June 15 with cast and crew of this U.S./Philippines drama in attendance. The festival also will include the narrative features Girls Always Happy, Omotenashi, and Soni as well as the documentaries America Hasi, Chinese Portrait, Geographies of Kinship, Jaddoland, and Seadrift. There also will be programs devoted to narrative and documentary shorts.
Aired: June 6, 2019