The Bentonville Film Festival Foundation and The Coca-Cola Foundation announced the winners of the “See It, Be It Filmmaker Fellowship.”
Yellow Rose (2019)
NAME OF FILM: YELLOW ROSE
DIRECTOR(S): Diane Paragas
STARRING: Lea Salonga, Eva Noblezada, Gustavo Gomez
GENRE: Drama Film
SYNOPSIS: Rose, an undocumented Filipino girl, dreams of one day leaving her small Texas town to pursue her country music dreams. Her world is shattered when her mom suddenly gets picked up by Immigration and Customs Enforcement. Rose, facing this new reality, is forced to flee the scene, leaving behind the only life she knows, and embarks on a journey of self-discovery as she searches for a new home in the honky tonk world of Austin, Texas.
YELLOW ROSE and THE AUSTRALIAN DREAM Win Audience Awards at 2019 Hawai‘i International Film Festival
Yellow Rose directed by Diane Paragas and The Australian Dream directed by Daniel Gordon were voted winners of the Audience Awards at 39th annual Hawai‘i International Film Festival.
Austin Film Festival & Writers Conference announced the schedule of films and panels for the 26th Festival, including Yellow Rose, starring Austin native Dale Watson,and Honey Boy, from a screenplay by Shia LaBeouf.
The 39th edition of the Hawaii International Film Festival announced their lineup of 205 films. The festival will open with Jojo Rabbit, the highly anticipated new film from Taika Waititi.
YELLOW ROSE Wins Top Jury and Audience Awards at 2019 Urbanworld Film Festival. Complete List of Winners
Yellow Rose, directed by Diane Paragas was a big hit at the 23rd Annual Urbanworld Film Festival, winning both the Audience Award and Jury Award for Best Feature – U.S. Cinema.
The 23rd Urbanworld Film Festival will open with Harriet starring Cynthia Erivo, and present a slate of 78 official selections and 7 spotlight selections in Manhattan.
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.
Immigration Drama YELLOW ROSE Releases Trailer and will Open Asian American International Film Festival
The immigration drama YELLOW ROSE directed by Diane Paragas will open the 42nd Asian American International Film Festival in New York City.
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
This year’s 35th Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival will kick off with the World Premiere of Yellow Rose, written and directed by first time feature female filmmaker Diane Paragas.