“We were a news-consuming Mexican immigrant family in Chicago. But we never saw ourselves, ever, reflected in the media.” – Maria Hinojosa on why she became a journalist, to make the invisible visible.
The National Association of Latino Independent Producers presents Doing Your Doc: Diverse Voices, Regional Visions, September 12-14, 2014 in San Francisco and October 3-5, 2014 in New York.
Watch “Last Days in Vietnam” at the Opera Plaza Cinema in San Francisco on September 26th. A special Q&A wit the director Rory Kennedy will follow the screening.
The David Brower Center 2014 Art/Act Award recipient is Maya Lin. The exhibit is on view from September 19, 2014 – February 4, 2015 at the David Brower Center in Berkeley.
CAAMFest San Jose successfully concludes after four days of film premieres, inspired conversations with celebrated media makers and intimate parties.
CAAM is proud to work with filmmaker Sasha Friedlander, a Ninth Street’s Media Arts Incubator Program participant, on her film “Mudflow” about a toxic mudflow in Indonesia.
“Punching at the Sun” and “Nice Girls Crew” director Tanuj Chopra shares his tips on submitting to film fests.
CAAM has awarded production and acquisition funds for nine documentaries by or about Asian Americans in 2014.
The CAAM Fam gives their personal documentary recommendations from CAAM’s Asian American film archives.
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.”