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2017 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

Comedy

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    BEST BUDS

    Naomi Iwamoto / Shorts / USA / 2016 / Comedy / 11 mins
    Two best friends get more than what they bargained for during their weekly hot box ritual.
    Plays In:
    LGBTQ IN FOCUS (SHORTS PROGRAM)

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Saturday Feb 25, 2017 2:00 pm


  2. CHEE AND T

    Tanuj Chopra / Features / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 80 mins
    Two Silicon Valley debt collectors, Chee and T, are tasked with getting their boss's nephew, Mayunk, presentable by day's end for his engagement party. Unfortunately, handling Mayunk proves to be anything but simple. He's hyperactive, brash, and something of a drugged out nut case.

    Preceded by: MS. BULA BANERJEE

    CHEE AND T

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
    Saturday Feb 25, 2017 8:00 pm


  3. I WON’T MISS YOU

    Joy Regullano, Bernard Badion / Shorts / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 20 mins
    Just another romantic comedy about a girl and her dead best friend. Who's back.
    Plays In:
    WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Friday Feb 24, 2017 5:30 pm


  4. MS. BULA BANERJEE

    Rakesh Baruah / Shorts / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 12 mins
    A quiet librarian takes a stand when a corporate consultant shows up to modernize the business.

    Precedes: CHEE AND T

    Precedes:
    CHEE AND T

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 2
    Saturday Feb 25, 2017 8:00 pm


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    PHỞMILY FEUD

    Martin Tran, Ellison Shieh, Joon Kim / Shorts / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 3 mins
    Though well into adulthood, this sister and brother pair can't stop competing at childish games. Big sis is used to winning, but this time little bro is determined to take her throne. Bringing their age old grudge into a Pho restaurant, what could go wrong?
    Plays In:
    WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Friday Feb 24, 2017 5:30 pm


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    SAMEER AND THE GIANT SAMOSA

    Faroukh Virani / Shorts / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 5 mins
    Sameer and the Giant Samosa is a dark comedy about a newlywed Indian couple and their diverging views on marriage and tradition. A surreal turn of events reveals the groom's true, hidden appetites.
    Plays In:
    WHO YOU CALLING SHORT? (FREE NARRATIVE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Friday Feb 24, 2017 5:30 pm


  7. TIGER HUNTER

    Lena Khan / Features / United States / 2016 / Comedy / 94 mins
    The story of Sami Malik (Danny Pudi), a young Indian who travels to 1970s America to become an engineer in order to impress his childhood crush and live up to the legacy of his father—a legendary tiger hunter back home. When Sami's job falls through, he takes a low-end job and joins a gang of oddball friends in hopes of convincing his childhood sweetheart that he's far more successful than he truly is…or perhaps ever could be.
    TIGER HUNTER

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Sunday Feb 26, 2017 6:00 pm


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    TWO-SIDED RIDE

    Jason Karman / Shorts / Canada / 2016 / Comedy / 9 mins
    Alex, a gay hopeless romantic, drives for a ride-booking company in hopes of a love connection in the big city. His trials and tribulations lead him to lose his way until fate takes over.
    Plays In:
    LGBTQ IN FOCUS (SHORTS PROGRAM)

    Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
    Saturday Feb 25, 2017 2:00 pm