Chicago Asian American Showcase

March 30, 2006

Tomorrow kicks of the 11th Annual Chicago Asian American Showcase. Damn, 11! I remember going to the second and third ones back when I lived there. Makes me feel old. It's put on by the folks at FAAIM (that's Foundation for Asian American Independent Media). This year the film festival linup includes:

What's Wrong with Frank Chin
The Achievers
Asian Stories - Book III
Only the Brave
American Fusion
The Slanted Screen
Eve & the Fire Horse
Punching at the Sun
Red Doors
To You Sweetheart, Aloha
Sound X Image –Tatsu Aoki
CATE - Tatsu Aoki

Go here to see the schedule and buy tickets.


Melissa Hung

Founding Editor

Melissa Hung is the founding editor of Hyphen. She was the editor in chief for the magazine's first five years and went on to serve in many other leadership roles on the staff and board for more than a decade. She is a writer and freelance journalist. Her essays and reported stories have appeared in NPR, Vogue, Pacific Standard, Longreads, and Catapult, among others. A native Texan, she lives in California. Find her on Twitter and Instagram.