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18th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival

18th Annual San Diego Asian Film Festival
November 9-18

San Diego Asian Film Festival, presented by Pacific Arts Movement, celebrates its 18th year of unique films, panels and celebrity sightings from November 9 to 18. From action films, comedies and romantic comedies to documentaries, animation, Asia-pop and family-friendly films, there is a program for everyone during the two-week film festival. Festival goers can enjoy more than 100 films and programs in various venues, ranging from the historic La Paloma Theatre in Encinitas and the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego in La Jolla to UltraStar Cinemas in Mission Valley.

Founded in 2000, the festival has grown to become one of the largest showcases of Asian cinema in North America and one of the biggest platforms for Asian American media anywhere. Recent celebrity sightings include Ken Jeong, Randall Park, Eugene Lee Yang, Anna Akana, Leonardo Nam, George Takei, Jenny Yang, and John Cho.

San Diego Asian Film Festival takes place at multiple venues throughout San Diego County. For more information call (619) 400-5911 or visit www.festival.sdaff.org.