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HIFF 2008

2008 HIFF T-shirts on sale!

We have a limited amount of 2008 HIFF T-shirts for sale. They are $15 for general public or $12 for members. See the design to the right. You can pick one up at the box office inside the Dole theater lobby. We have some women’s cut shirts as well as standard sizes, please check at the theater for specific sizes and to see what’s in stock. Get your t-shirt while supplies…

Q&A with Kimberlee Bassford (Director of PATSY MINK: AHEAD OF THE MAJORITY)

LVHIFF News recently sat down with award-winning filmmaker Kimberlee Bassford to discuss PATSY MINK: AHEAD OF THE MAJORITY, her new documentary that explores the life and times of the late U.S. Representative Patsy Takemoto Mink, the first woman of color in Congress and co-author of Title IX, the landmark legislation that mandated gender equity in education. Bassford explained her motivation for making the film and why Mink is an inspiration for Asian-American women everywhere. She also told us…

Q&A with Jessica Yu (Director of PING PONG PLAYA)

Jessica Yu (IN THE REALMS OF THE UNREAL, LVHIFF 2004) is back! This year, the Academy Award-winning filmmaker brings us PING PONG PLAYA, a hilarious film about an obnoxious Asian-American NBA wannabe who is forced into the world of competitive ping-pong. It’s a completely different turn for Yu, who is highly regarded as a serious documentary film maker and Oscar winner. In this exclusive interview, she clues us in on her ever-evolving career!

» Read the Full Interview… (conducted by Jason…

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