Film Events

Yuri Kochiyama’s Words of Wisdom

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We share some of Yuri Kochiyama’s best quotes from “Yuri Kochiyama: Passion for Justice.” Free screening in San Jose on 9/4 at 7 p.m. Plus, Taiyo Na’s essay, “Yuri, Tupac, and a Harlem House.”

“Stories from Tohoku”

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The documentary “Stories from Tohoku” gives voice to survivors of the 2011 tsunami and nuclear crisis in Japan. Catch it at CAAMFest San Jose on 9/6.

David Au’s “Eat With Me”

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David Au’s first feature film, “Eat With Me,” is about a son coming out to his mother while she grapples with her own actualization. Special appearances by George Takei, and dumplings.

CAAM at the 2014 SF Silent Film Festival

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CAAM is proud to co-sponsor two silent film gems from Asia for the SF Silent Film Festival: “Song of the Fishermen” (China, 1934) and “Dragnet Girl” (Japan, 1933). The festival runs May 29-June 1 at the Castro Theatre.