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Boston Asian American Film Festival 2019

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Presented by Boston Asian American Film Festival at Emerson Paramount Center Bright Family Screening Room, Boston MA

Oct 25 - 27 2019
Boston Asian American Film Festival 2019

Join BAAFF on October 24-27 to enjoy a wide range of short films, feature films, documentaries, and panels while supporting your local Asian American Community! Q&A with filmmakers follow most screenings.

The Boston Asian American Film Festival (BAAFF) empowers the Asian American community through film by showcasing Asian American experiences and serving as a resource to filmmakers and the Greater Boston Community. Our film selections highlight both historic and contemporary stories in an effort to deepen understanding and appreciation of Asian American experiences. Hosted in Boston, Massachusetts, this festival attracts people from all over the country every year.

Our theme, “Rising

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General Admission: $11 before 6pm, $13 6pm and later

Seniors (65+) and Student Advance: $9.50

Emerson College Community Member: $7.70

Emerson College Student, Faculty, Staff Advance: $5.00

3 for $30 Package available

Additional time info:

Screening Information:


6:30pm Seadrift (Preceded by “Justice for Vincent”) | CENTERPIECE FILM 

(Q&A with Dir. Tim Tsai)

9:30pm Shorts: After Dark (Q&A with various filmmakers)


1pm Rising Together (Free Community Panel)

3pm Shorts: Finding Your Place (Q&A with various filmmakers)

6pm Go Back to China (Skype Q&A with Dir. Emily Ting)

9pm Shorts: Queer & Here 



12pm Shorts: Discovery

3pm Geographies of Kinship (Q&A with Dir. Deann Borshay Liem)


Emerson Paramount Center Bright Family Screening Room

559 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111

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