Quentin Lee at the 2007 Vancouver Asian Film Festival
Posted in Culture US

In a Violent Country

As an immigrant in America, I was writing this article a few months earlier and I stopped writing because I felt like crying over spilled…

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Posted in Culture US

HATE CRIME: FIRST PERSON

In light of the recent post-COVID hate crimes on Asians worldwide, I’m re-posting this original blog published on Xanga.com on January 29, 2004. I was…

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Posted in Entertainment

How I Made Three Comedy Specials During the 2020 Pandemic Lockdown

At the end of 2019, I had struck two distribution deals with Comedy Dynamics to distribute two comedy specials, Kim McVicar’s Please Notice Me and…

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How I Made a Feature, a TV Series and a Documentary Film While Staying COVID-Free During the 2020 Pandemic Lockdown

As the world is slowly coming out of the Coronavirus pandemic, I want to spend a little bit of time reflecting on last year, 2020….

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Posted in Canada Entertainment

Comedy Dynamics Drops Ed Hill’s First Comedy Special Candy & Smiley

Comedy Dynamics drops Vancouver-based comedian Ed Hill’s first comedy special “Candy and Smiley” tomorrow Tuesday, March 2. Check out the trailer here: Ed Hill was…

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Posted in Entertainment Music

AAMV Fest Kicks Off Lunar New Year

After the January 12, 2021 streaming release of The Slants Collection, a retrospective of The Slants’ musical works including their Taiwan tour documentary on AsianAmericanMovies.com…

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Game the Short

Why GameStop and AMC? To traditional Wall Streeters and investors, investing in two possibly dying companies seems silly. But for someone like me who has…

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Posted in China Culture Entertainment

Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival to Feature LGBTQ Showcase

The nonprofit organization ​Chinese in Entertainment ​today announced a showcase of four LGBTQ-themed short films selected for the ​2021 Los Angeles Chinese Film Festival LGBTQ…

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Searching for Anna May Wong Press Conference on Nov 12, 2020

On November 12, 2020, filmmaker Quentin Lee and the cast of “Searching for Anna May Wong,” that includes Natasha Liu, Amy Hill, Anthony Ma, Albert…

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Bertha Pan’s Call for “Face the Vote!”

Berthan Pan, the director of New York Times’ Critic Pick and Sundance Grand Jury Prize Nominee feature film Face, is asking America to “Face the…

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