The Heartland International Film Festival announced the official selections for its 28th edition, with Marielle Heller’s Tom Hanks’ starrer A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD as the Opening Night Gala film,
Go Back to China (2019)
NAME OF FILM: GO BACK TO CHINA
DIRECTOR(S): Emily Ting
STARRING: Anna Akana, Richard Ng, Lynn Chen
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: When spoiled rich girl Sasha Li blows through half of her trust fund, she is cut off by her father and forced to go back to China and work for the family toy business. What simply begins as a way to regain financial support soon develops into a life-altering journey of self-discovery, as Sasha learns the family business from the ground up, and more importantly, learns to reconnect with her estranged family.
The 42nd Asian American International Film Festival taking place July 25 to August 3 in New York City, will showcase 12 narrative features, 9 documentary features, and 67 short films.
2019 Edinburgh International Film Festival Unveils Lineup of 121 Feature Films + Tribute to Agnes Varda
The 2019 Edinburgh International Film Festival will screen around 121 new features, including 18 feature film World Premieres, alongside a tribute to French filmmaker Agnes Varda.
The Seattle International Film Festival announced the complete 2019 lineup and will celebrate the work of Regina Hall by presenting her with the Seattle International Film Festival Award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinema.
The 5th Annual Bentonville Film Festival will open on Wednesday, May 8, with Tom Donahue’s documentary THIS CHANGES EVERYTHING, executive produced by Geena Davis
Emily Ting’s Go Back To China, starring Anna Akana, Richard Ng, Lynn Chen, Kelly Hu, Kendy Cheung, Aviva Wang has released the first trailer clip on the eve of the film’s world premiere at the 2019 SXSW.
South by Southwest® (SXSW) Film Festival announced the features and episodic premieres lineup for the 26th edition of the Film Festival.