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Feature Narratives

The best stories are the ones that resonate with us to our core. Find yourself represented in these narrative films.

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Special Presentations, Feature Narratives

Americanish

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 5, 2021 7:00 pm

Film

Americanish

Directed by Iman Zawahry
In Jackson Heights, Queens, career-driven sisters Maryam and Sam and their newly-immigrated cousin Ameera must navigate the consistent…
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Feature Narratives, Pacific Showcase

I Was A Simple Man

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

I Was A Simple Man

Directed by Christopher Makoto Yogi
A family in Hawai'i faces the imminent death of their eldest as the ghosts of the past haunt…
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Feature Narratives

in another language

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

in another language

Directed by Masaya Tsutsumi
Tokyo, summer 2020. In a “One Coin English Cafe” where participants can enjoy English conversation for a small…
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Feature Narratives

Like the Northern Ray

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

Like the Northern Ray

Directed by Tetsuya Uesugi
Azusa Makabe is a magazine editor who lives in Sapporo, a snowy city located in northern Japan. She…
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Feature Narratives, Pacific Showcase

LOIMATA, The Sweetest Tears

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

LOIMATA, The Sweetest Tears

Directed by Anna Marbrook
CW: sexual abuse, death Samoan Lilo Ema Siope is six feet tall, has the strength of three men,...
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Feature Narratives

See You Then

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

See You Then

Directed by Mari Walker
A decade after abruptly breaking up with Naomi, Kris invites her to dinner to discuss their complicated lives,…
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Special Presentations, Feature Narratives, Pacific Showcase

Waikiki

Available to watch
November 10, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

Waikiki

Directed by Christopher Kahunahana
In this cinematic allegory of love and loss, a hula dancer fights for survival and her sanity in…
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Feature Narratives

White Elephant

Available to watch
November 4, 2021 7:00 pm - November 14, 2021 11:59 pm

Film

White Elephant

Directed by Andrew Chung
Set in 1996, White Elephant is about Pooja, an Indo-Canadian teenage girl with an innocent crush on Trevor,…