Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival

PAAFF Film Club – House

Online/Virtual

We’re finishing up this year’s PAAFF Film Club with something a little different: Nobuhiko Obayashi’s cult horror classic Hausu (1977). Known for its wild visuals and campy tone, Hausu/House is […]

Contemporary Video Art Exhibition

12 Gates Art Gallery 106 N 2nd St, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Twelve Gates Arts and PAAFF invite you to attend The 4th Annual Contemporary Video Art Exhibition on August 28th, 2022. The Experimental Video Art Exhibition is a platform for South […]

PAAFF Preview Party 2022

The Rail Park North & Noble Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Do you want to be one of the first people to catch a sneak peek of our 2022 Film Festival? Join us on Thursday October 6 (rain date Oct 7) […]

PAAFF Film Club – Leonor Will Never Die

Online/Virtual

Join us for our first Film Club meeting of 2023! We’ll be starting out with a discussion on Martika Ramirez Escobar’s debut feature Leonor Will Never Die. Once again, we […]

PAAFF Film Club – Dersu Uzala

Online/Virtual

For April’s Film Club we will be looking at one of Akira Kurosawa’s lesser known films, Dersu Uzala. This Soviet-Japanese co-production, and Kurosawa’s only non-Japanese-language film, tells a moving story […]

PAAFF Film Club – The Terrorizers

Online/Virtual

May’s Film Club will be a discussion on Edward Yang’s The Terrorizers. Considered a pivotal film in the era of New Taiwanese Cinema, The Terrorizers presents a startling look into […]

PAAFF Film Club – Lucky Grandma

Online/Virtual

June’s meeting will be focused on a film from PAAFF’s own history: Sasie Sealy’s Lucky Grandma. Tsai Chin stars as the titular character–a chain-smoking, gambling grandma in New York City’s […]

PAAFF Preview Party 2023

The Rail Park North & Noble Streets, Philadelphia, PA

Do you want to be one of the first people to catch a sneak peek of our 2023 Film Festival? Then join us on Thursday October 5th (rain date Oct […]