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  1. Best Short Films of SAAFF 2018

    65 mins
    Check out the short films that won awards at SAAFF 2018 this year. Grand jury prize narrative short: Monday Audience choice narrative short: Wonderland Audience choice documentary short: Forever, Chinatown

    In This Program: Wonderland, Monday, Forever, Chinatown

    Best Short Films of SAAFF 2018

    Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
    Saturday May 12, 2018 2:00 pm


  2. LONG LIVE CHINATOWN (SHORTS PROGRAM)

    A collection of short films highlighting the histories and struggles of Chinatowns in Seattle, San Francisco, and Vancouver.

    In This Program: My. I.D., Forever, Chinatown, Paint It Red


  3. FOR THE WIN (SHORTS PROGRAM)

    If Asians aren't supposed to play sports, these extraordinary athletes weren't listening.

    In This Program: Tidal Waves, I Don’t Make The Rules, NGUYENing | The Lee Nguyen Story, Lions in Waiting, Race: The Al Young Story


  4. BRING IT HOME (SHORTS PROGRAM)

    A collection of short films highlighting the untold stories of Seattle.

    In This Program: The Legacy of Linc’s Tackle, Alice At The Store, Highpoint Summer, Sam Choy’s Poke to the Max


  5. LET’S TALK ABOUT IT (FREE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    A collection of short films that speaks to the unspoken.

    In This Program: Ode, Bicultural, First Generation, Wonderland, Looking for Luke



  6. Witness

    Chen Xu / United States / 2017 / Drama / 23 mins
    WITNESS follows an illegal immigrant, Shen Hao, and his struggle to make the right decision after witnessing a murder near the Chinese restaurant he works at. Will he remain silent to pursue his American dream with his pregnant wife or risk deportation by calling the police to settle his guilty conscience when he finds out who the victim is?

  7. Wonderland

    Tiffanie Hsu / United States / 2016 / Drama / 14 mins
    In WONDERLAND, twelve-year-old Adeline Tang struggles to navigate Sin City and keep her mother's gambling under control - all for the promise of that perfect family Christmas once her father arrives. As the days unfold, Adeline realizes growing up might not hold all the excitement she'd been hoping for.
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    Best Short Films of SAAFF 2018

    Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
    Saturday May 12, 2018 2:00 pm


  8. BLOOD, GUTS, AND GHOSTS, OH MY! (FREE SHORTS PROGRAM)

    A collection of films featuring things that go bump in the night.

    In This Program: Bargain, Raksha, Cowboy and Indian, Fresh Blood, Heartseeker, Leave With Me, Seppuku


  9. Window Horses

    Ann Marie Fleming / Canada / 2016 / Animated / 89 mins
    WINDOW HORSES tells the story of Canadian poet Rosie Ming as she travels to a poetry festival in Shiraz, Iran, she’d definitely rather go to Paris. But once in Iran, this sheltered young woman finds herself in the company of poets and Persians who regale her with stories that finally force her to confront her past. A visual delight, this animated film truly captures the feeling of finding your own voice through poetry.