PBS Short Film Festival

Vote for Drama Del Rosario's "In This Family" at the PBS Short Film Festival

The 2020 PBS Short Film Festival runs July 13-24

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Congrats Don Young, One of the Newest Members of the Academy

Learn more about CAAM’S Director of Programs, and how he's seen the documentary film industry change over the past 25 years.

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Doc Fund

Apply for a Documentary Fund Award from CAAM's Media Fund from July 1-31

CAAM’s Media Fund will accept submissions for documentary projects from Wednesday, July 1 - Friday, July 31 at CAAM's Submittable page

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The Ongoing Legacy of Anna May Wong: Hollywood’s First Asian American Star

More than ever she stands in for all of the women who were denied an opportunity to practice their craft in an industry that absolutely could not see the value that added what she was giving to storytelling and film.

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CAAM Forward

Jason DaSilva Documents His Journey, Even Through His Hardest Times

"I’d like to tell my 25-year-old self that it’s going to be a bumpy ride, but you’re going to make it out.”

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It's a Wrap! Our First CAAMFest Online Brings Us Together, Virtually

The pandemic forced us to try new ways to connect while sheltering in place. Thank you for making this experiment a success!

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Filmmaker Summit

“ASIAN AMERICANS” Team Tells The Story Behind The Scenes

Filmmakers from the new PBS series Asian Americans gathered together for this year’s first Filmmaker Summit to celebrate the broadcast, reflect on the making of the film and talk about where the API filmmaking community can go from here.

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40th Anniversary

CAAM Forward: Let's Celebrate 40 Years of Stories That Move

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the Center for Asian American Media.

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The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to presenting stories that convey the richness and diversity of Asian American experiences to the broadest audience possible.

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Memories to Light

Memories to Light

Discover our collection of Asian American home movies and share your own