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2022 Films at the Gate Festival

Presented by Asian Community Development Corporation at Chinatown Gate Plaza, Boston MA

Aug 26 - 28 2022
2022 Films at the Gate Festival

Celebrate the Chinatown community and enjoy live performances and Kung Fu and classic Chinese films!

Join ACDC and the Chinatown community for our 16th annual Films at the Gate Festival! The festival program proudly highlights the stories and work of Asian immigrant and Asian American filmmakers and artists. Films at the Gate revives the tradition of old Chinatown movie theaters and brings community members of all ages and backgrounds together at the historic Chinatown Gate.

Each of the three nights of film showings includes a live performance, two short films, and the main feature. Films at

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Additional time info:

5:30PM Games and activities for families
6:00 PM Performances & martial arts demonstrations
7:30PM Welcome program
8:00PM Main feature (timing dependent on sunset for optimal viewing)


Chinatown Gate Plaza

70 Beach Street, Boston, MA 02111

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

Info regarding how this event is being affected by the Coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.:

ACDC prioritizes the safety and well being of community members and our staff and volunteers. The event will have socially distanced chairs or groups of chairs for families/pods. We are limiting the number of chairs provided to allow for proper distancing. You are welcome to bring your own chair providing that you adhere to the safety guidelines and will not obstruct the view for other guests. ACDC asks that everyone keep their nose and mouth masked until they are seated. Hand sanitizing stations will be available. These guidelines may change in accordance with local, state and federal safety regulations. Please continue to check for updates on this page as the event date approaches. Please respect the direction and guidance of our staff and volunteers. We want to ensure a safe and fun event for everyone!

COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details

Face Masks Required: Yes
Social Distancing: Yes
Limited Capacity: Yes
Reservations Required: No
Proof of Vaccination Required: No

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