TAMPOPO at the Alamo Drafthouse

AAAFF co-presents TAMPOPO at the Alamo Drafthouse South Lamar – Built around a riff on SHANE, Juzo Itami’s TAMPOPO  lives up to the moniker ‘Noodle Western’, but it’s so much more…

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AAAFF Presents: THE LOST ARCADE

On Friday, September 16th, the AAAFF and the UT Center for Asian American Studies will present a free screening of THE LOST ARCADE, with a Skype Q&A by filmmakers Kurt Vincent and Irene Chin! The event will begin at 6:30 PM at UT Austin, in the Avaya Auditorium (POB 2.302), 201 E. 24th St.

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Transcending the Limits: King Hu’s “New Wuxia Century” and After

For Hu, only film could fully realize the promise of Chinese stage traditions. As he told Tony Rayns, “I’m very interested in the Peking opera, and particularly its movement and action effects, although I think it’s difficult to express them adequately on stage … the physical limitations are too great.”

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