Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival (PAAFF) Starting November 13th to the 23rd!!!

The Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival is taking place this year from November 13th to the 23rd and will be showcasing incredible movies from diverse up-in-coming Actors, Directors, and Producers. 

Check out the movie list at http://www.phillyasianfilmfest.org/ 

Between 11/13 - 11/17, screenings will be at the International House in University City located at 37th and Chestnut in Philadephia. 

Screenings for the following weekend will occur at the Asian Arts Initiative located on 1219 Vine Street.

One of the most highly anticipated movies, 'Linsanity: The Jeremy Lin Story' will be showing on November 13th. 

Thank you for taking the time to review the movie list and supporting the talented and skilled artists in your community.  You can make a difference.

What genre of movies do you like the most???  Action, Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-fi...???  and Why???


  1. Supernatural epics, cos what's a story without wild imagination?

  2. Hollywood has run roughshod over a lot of my favourite genres for a while, but I like a great thriller, mystery, and action film. I've been a sucker for whodunits for how long, and I like action for when I just want to kick back and let off some steam. It has to have brain to go with the brawn, though, or else I get bored quickly. I also like good foreign films, the rare chance I get t see one on cable since Netflix is still iffy for the English speaking Caribbean.

    I also like great supernatural/horror. Great psychological horror, though; I'm not a fan of torture porn or the '5 college friends go XYZ'. The state of that trope has gotten to point where i end up rooting for whatever's The Big Bad in the film. Sorry, but if you choose to go off in the middle of nowhere and stay in some creepy dwelling with signs of sketchiness all around it? You deserve whatever you get.

    1. Amen. What happened to the great psychological thrillers? Did they get too cerebral for the current crop of writers? And the only American action films I respect all seem to come from Joss Whedon (Serenity, Avengers, etc). I mean, I like Guillermo Diaz but when he's got a great cast (Blade II) the movie blows, and when he has mostly good cast (Pacific Rim), it's meh because we can't take the white guy seriously...among other issues.


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