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Jan 4, 2017 Ξ Comments Off on Asian Americans Finding their Place on YouTube

Asian Americans Finding their Place on YouTube

posted by Brittney Le


 
The 2017 Forbes 30 Under 30 list for Hollywood & Entertainment features Ryan Higa, Asian American actor and YouTube comedian with over 18 million subscribers on his channel, nigahiga. Despite its briefness, his bio on the Forbes website speaks volumes for the Asian American … Read more

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Aug 11, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Harry Shum Jr Stars in Single by 30 on YouTube Red

Harry Shum Jr Stars in Single by 30 on YouTube Red

posted by Randall

Single By 30By Ed Diokno

First there were books, then movies, then television, then cable TV. Now, those seeking entertainment can livestream or watch videos on their computers.

The myriad of choices for entertainment is almost too vast for the ordinary person to choose.

That blend of traditional and new media influence is a strategy that’s increasingly Read more

Asian Americans

Mar 10, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Star Trek Director Justin Lin Seeks Budding Asian American Filmmakers

Star Trek Director Justin Lin Seeks Budding Asian American Filmmakers

posted by Susan Chang
Justin Lin

Justin Lin

By Susan Chang
AsAmNews Intern

Justin Lin, director of the upcoming Star Trek Beyond, and his colleagues at the Asian American pop culture YouTube channel You Offend Me You Offend My Family (YOMYOMF), are looking for new Asian American filmmakers, according to YOMYOMF’s website.

Applicants for Lin’s Interpretations Film Initiative must Read more

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Aug 4, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Future Looks Bright for Asian American Cinema

Future Looks Bright for Asian American Cinema

posted by Randall

by Lia Chang,
AsAmNews Arts & Entertainment Reporter

The closing night party of the 38th Asian American International Film Festival at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria on August 1, 2015. Photo by Lia Chang

The closing night party of the 38th Asian American International Film Festival at the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria on August 1, 2015. Photo by Lia Chang

Fans of Wong Fu Productions flocked to the Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria Saturday night to … Read more

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Jul 23, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on 38th Annual Asian American International Film Festival Kicks Off Tonight

38th Annual Asian American International Film Festival Kicks Off Tonight

posted by ShirleyNLew
Photo of Filmmaker, Ruby Yang, Executive Director of Asian Cinevision, John Woo and Cast Member of My Voice, My Life, Coby Wong

Photo of Filmmaker, Ruby Yang, Executive Director of Asian Cinevision, John Woo and Cast Member of My Voice, My Life, Coby Wong

By Shirley N Lew
AsAmnNews New York Correspondent

The Asian American International Film Festival (AAIFF) kicks off its 38th year tonight. A huge genre of films will be shown in Manhattan and … Read more

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Apr 25, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on Deadline: Wong Fu Productions Debut Film to Be Released on Vimeo

Deadline: Wong Fu Productions Debut Film to Be Released on Vimeo

posted by Randall

Everything Before UsWong Fu Production’s Everything Before Us will debut on demand on Vimeo, reports Deadline.

The first featured length film by popular You Tube stars Philip Wang and Wesley Chan made its world premiere this week at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.

Everything Before Us is described as a science fiction/romantic drama and … Read more

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Apr 21, 2015 Ξ Comments Off on LA Daily News: Asian American Filmmaking on the Upswing

LA Daily News: Asian American Filmmaking on the Upswing

posted by Randall

Everything Before UsThe Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival which opens Thursday night has a distinctly Asian American flavor.

17 of the 32 feature documentary and narratives are from Asian American filmmakers. According to the LA Daily News, that’s a departure from the previous 30 years of the festival which gravitated toward international films from Asian … Read more

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Nov 13, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Korea Times: Ki Hong Lee to Return for The Maze Runner Sequel

Korea Times: Ki Hong Lee to Return for The Maze Runner Sequel

posted by Randall

Ki Hong LeeKi Hong Lee may not be a name you might associate with a Hollywood actor, but The Maze Runner co-star has no plans to change it.

Lee is currently filming a sequel to the box office hit which grossed nearly $323 million worldwide. He talked with the Korea Times.

“Yeah, you definitely think about, … Read more

Asian Americans

LA Daily News: Jeremy Lin Unwinds from Basketball by Dreaming Up Videos

posted by Randall

Jeremy LinLos Angeles Laker point guard Jeremy Lin finds release from the stress and rigors of pro basketball by producing and starring in his own videos.

Lin who’s following on social media ranks with the best of them released a new video on Saturday.

I love it. What do you think?

 

It’s the latest in … Read more

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Aug 5, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on Time: Wong Fu Productions Wraps Up Filming on First Feature Film

Time: Wong Fu Productions Wraps Up Filming on First Feature Film

posted by Randall

 
Wong Fu ProductionsFilming has just wrapped up on the fourth-best funded movie ever on the crowd-funding website Indiegogo, reports Time.

Behind the still unnamed movie is Wong Fu Productions, the team of Philip Wang, Wesley Chan and Ted Fu that had attracted 2 million You Tube subscribers in 11 years.

Up to now, they’ve … Read more

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