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Feature Documentaries

These documentaries help us discover something new about our world, our communities, and ourselves.

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Feature Documentaries, Pacific Showcase

Between Tides

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Between Tides

Directed by Masa Fox
"Between Tides" explores the stories of a postwar multi-ethnic Bonin Islander community torn apart and re-bonded by history.
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Feature Documentaries

Curtain Up!

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Curtain Up!

Directed by Hui Tong, Kelly Ng
Curtain Up! follows elementary school kids in New York's Chinatown as they prepare for the musical production of…
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Feature Documentaries

Djembe in the 13 Streets

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Djembe in the 13 Streets

Directed by Kwong Yin Brian Hung
In recent years, more and more Africans have settled down in Hong Kong. Local people may wonder, “How…
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Dream in Silence

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Dream in Silence

Directed by Xin Huang, Ye Bao
A Group of young Chinese filmmaker decide to help an elderly Taiwanese immigrant in New York City to…
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Special Presentations, Feature Documentaries

Far East Deep South

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Far East Deep South

Directed by Larissa Lam
A Chinese-American family’s search for their roots leads them to the Mississippi Delta, where they stumble upon surprising…
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Feature Documentaries

Second Sunday Culture Film: Her Words

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Second Sunday Culture Film: Her Words

Directed by Jing Liu
This terrific film is about a secret written language, Nu Shu, developed by women over many centuries in…
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Special Presentations, Feature Documentaries

The Donut King

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The Donut King

Directed by Alice Gu
Everything you thought you knew about the donut begins with Ted Ngoy. This is the unlikely story of…
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Feature Documentaries

The Paradise We Are Looking For

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The Paradise We Are Looking For

Directed by Joseph Mangat, Norbert Shieh, Quyên Nguyen-Le, R.J. Lozada
Four stories about immigrant cultures, self-expression, and living between borders and the military, as seen through the eyes…
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Feature Documentaries, Pacific Showcase

Tokyo Hula

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Tokyo Hula

Directed by Lisette Marie Flanary
TOKYO HULA explores the explosive popularity of the hula dance in Japan from both Native Hawaiian and Japanese…
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Special Presentations, Feature Documentaries

Who Killed Vincent Chin?

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Who Killed Vincent Chin?

Directed by Christine Choy, Renee Tajima-Peña
This Academy-Award nominated film is a powerful statement about racism in working-class America. It relates the stark facts…