The Chicago Filipino American Film Festival is getting ready to start so I
wanted to make sure and post some of the details that I got from Jonald Reyes,
who did the documentary "That
Asian Thing" (also playing down at CFAFF).
The Chicago Filipino American Film Festival's 5th Annual event is around
WHEN: November 7th to 9th, 2008
Theater - 4050 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago, IL 60641
Please mark your
calendars and continue to check the website for further information.
This year's Film
Festival line-up is as follows:
6:30 pm -
CFAFF 5th Anniversary Reception (Open to Public)
8:00 pm - Opening Night
Presentation SANTA MESA
10:30 pm - Music video awards, with performances by
BAGWIS and Paolo Escobar & the
1:00 pm - THAT ASIAN THING
(documentary, with panel discussion)
3:30 pm - SANTA MESA
6:00 pm -
8:30 pm - BROWN SOUP THING
pm - JACK en JILL (Dolphy's 1954 classic)
4:00 pm - Short film
7:00 pm - NEO LOUNGE (2008 CineManila award-winning
Also -- for a limited time -- thanks to generous sponsors,
CFAFF will be providing FREE day passes for Students & Seniors. Check the
website to reserve.
all your friends to join us in this great event! Thank you and hope to see many
of you there!
Get on out and support some of your Filipino American filmmakers.