The 30th San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival opens its ten day run in Bay Area Theatres this Thursday. This year’s festival showcases 102 of the very best new Asian American and Asian films and videos from around the globe, with 10 films making their global premieres. The festival, a presentation of the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM,) is the largest of its kind in North America and offers many new sights and sounds, including cutting edge dramas, unflinching documentaries, innovative short films and videos, and special retrospective and revival programs. Stay tuned to ARThound for festival coverage.
Festival Ticket Information: Excluding special events, panels, galas and special screenings, advanced general admission tickets are $12. Students, seniors (65+) and disabled adults are $11 (Limit 1 per program with ID Only!). Tickets for Center for Asian American Media members are $10 (Limit 2 per program per ID). There is a $1.50 service charge for all tickets purchased online.