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San Diego Asian Film Festival


  • WHEN Multiple dates from Nov 8 - Nov 17, 2018[days & times]
  • WHERE Multiple locations
  • AGES Not available
  • COST $12 - $295

The San Diego Asian Film Festival (SDAFF) is a premier film showcase of Asian American and international cinema.

Founded in 2000, the festival has showcased everything from future classics like Bong Joon-ho’s "Memories of Murder" (US Premiere) to luminary independent work like Patrick Wang’s award-winning "In the Family" (North American Premiere).

This year, the 19th edition of SDAFF will showcase over 160 films from 28 countries at six different venues.

Some highlights include the opening night film, "Little Forest"; the centerpiece film, "Inventing Tomorrow"; and the closing night film, "Ramen Shop."

Films are also broken down into sections: special-presentations/" target="_blank">Special Presentations, Asian American Panorama, Asia Pop!, Masters, Discoveries and Short Film Programs.

Films will be screened at six local venues: UltraStar Cinemas Mission Valley, UC San Diego Price Center Theater, Digital Gym Cinema, Edwards Mira Mesa, Museum of Photographic Arts and San Diego Natural History Museum.

For additional information call (619) 400-5911.

Dates and times of events are subject to change without notice. Always check the event organizer's website for the most updated schedule before attending. Check local COVID-19 restrictions and updates.

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