Do you want the chance to experience other cultures without leaving your seat? NBC 5 invites you to enjoy the 14th Annual Asian Film Festival of Dallas July 16 - 23 at the Angelika Film Center in Mockingbird Station.
This festival year boasts its first 3D feature film and first film from Cambodia. Film fans can also expect films from the U.S., Indonesia, Singapore, Thailand, China, Hong Kong, Japan, Korea and Vietnam and from all genres: action, anime, comedy, crime drama, documentary, drama, martial arts, psycho drama, and thriller!
The Asian Film Festival includes 33 feature film screenings, 5 shorts blocks including local students’ shorts, 11 countries represented, 1 World premiere, 3 International premieres, 2 U.S. premieres, 4 Southwest premieres, and 9 confirmed filmmakers in attendance.
Film fans have a lot to look forward to. AFFD organizers are thrilled to announce Seoul Searching, The Legend of Qin, Wild City, Ballerino, Shiren & Ragi, The Last Reel, Someone Else, and A Girl At My Door.
About the Asian Film Festival of Dallas
Since its creation in 2002, the annual film festival has grown to become the South’s largest showcase of Asian and Asian-American cinema. Over the past 14 years, the festival has provided opportunities for nearly 500 Asian and Asian American filmmakers and documentarians to share their vision, often providing the only venue for their films to be shown in Dallas.
The Asian Film Festival of Dallas is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to celebrating and supporting emerging and established Asian and Asian-American filmmakers and sharing the rich diversity of Asian culture through the medium of cinema.
For more information about AFFD or to purchase tickets, please visit www.asianfilmdallas.com.
14th Annual Asian Film Festival Dallas
July 16 - 23
Angelika Film Center
5321 E Mockingbird Ln.
Dallas, Texas 75206