Monthly Archives: March, 2007

> Academy Award winning filmmaker Jessica Yu is inviting you to participate in her first feature film…

> > > On Wednesday April 4 and Thursday April 5, Jessica will be filming crucial scenes for her first feature picture, an Asian-American comedy, currently titled, “Ping Pong Playa.”  … Continue reading

March 29, 2007 · Leave a comment

Network fear of the Net as copilot

The honchos’ word isn’t final anymore. Dropped pilots are finding fans on the Internet. PATRICK GOLDSTEIN March 27, 2007 A new ballgame click to enlarge Bat boys click to enlarge … Continue reading

March 28, 2007 · 1 Comment

“Vietnamese Actors/Actresses Needed for ‘La Petite Salon'”

“La  Petite Salon” Mini-DV short narrative film 10-15 min. Drama.Director/Producer: Caroline Le Quynh Tran, a young Vietnamese American woman, works at her mother’s hair salon where she encounters everyday conversations … Continue reading

March 26, 2007 · 2 Comments

Asian students work to fight stereotypes, live up to others

What drives today’s Asian-American kids Pat Kossan The Arizona Republic Mar. 16, 2007 12:00 AM The evidence that Asian-American kids are smart is everywhere. • For the past three years, … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

American Zombie

March 17th, 2007 American Zombie is the latest film by independent film maker, Grace Lee (formerly of the Grace Lee Project), and produced by one of my favorite people in … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

race Lee on the zombie in you and m

Immigration nation: Are zombies being exploited with 24-hour workdays is one question “American Zombie” attempts to answer. (Photo courtesy SFIAAFF) //// Grace Lee on the zombie in you and me … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

SFIAAFF = 2 Legit 2 Quit

MC Hammer shows his love for Asian America and Hyphen magazine at the opening gala for the 2007 San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival. Hammer played talent agent Roy … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Director Spencer Nakasako

A.k.a. Spencer Nakasako: The unassuming Emmy Award-winning documentary filmmaker and video-diary collaborator gets the SFIAAFF tribute treatment in ’07. (Photo courtesy SFIAAFF) Monday: Platform //// Video-diary pioneer Spencer Nakasako in … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Flower Drum Song’s blooms stand test of time

Released in 1961, Flower Drum Song was a revolutionary movie for its time and would be unheard of if it were attempted today–a big-studio musical with a largely Asian American … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment

Major British brands ignoring Asian consumers: study

Submitted by Tarique on Mon, 2007-03-19 19:24. EconomyLondon, March 19 (IANS) The strength of the ‘brown pound’ – a term that signifies the growing economic cloud of Asians as entrepreneurs … Continue reading

March 24, 2007 · Leave a comment