From the Claws of Darkness: Restoring Philippine Cinema
A special Sunday series of new restorations of classic Philippine Cinema including Lino Brocka’s MANILA IN THE CLAWS OF LIGHT, Marilou Diaz-Abaya’s MORAL, Mike De Leon’s BATCH ’81 AND Ishmael Bernal’s HIMALA.
Falling For Angels: The Films of Yasmin Ahmad
A retrospective on the work of Yasmin Ahmad–her three final features, her last short, an assortment of her commercials–in only the third-ever retrospective of her work in the U.S. on the occasion of a new documentary, YASMIN-SAN.
ULAM: Film & Feast
The brightest Filipino American culinary talents in the San Diego came together to create a 300+ person kamayan, elaborating upon ULAM: MAIN DISH’s themes of authenticity, localization, and Filipino American culture.
Virtual Reality Films From Taiwan
A new addition to the Taiwan Film Showcase, VR FILMS FROM TAIWAN featured the latest in virtual reality narrative experiences that poke fun at tradition and reveal history in 360 degrees.