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2017 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

Feminist AF

Shorts Programs / 98 mins

Feminist AF

CGV Cinemas 3
May 1, 2017 9:00 pm


An intersectional glance at the many facets of women’s experiences. This collection features incredibly badass females from different cultural backgrounds. We hope you leave empowered and feeling like you can conquer the world. — Ariel Du


Community Partners: Alliance of Women DirectorsimMEDIAte Justice

In This Program


    Matthew Victor Pastor / Shorts Competition, Programmers' Picks / Australia, Philippines / 2016 / 14 mins
    Silence in the red light district of Manila.

  2. Maria

    Jaime Habac Jr. / Philippines / 2016 / 11 mins
    When the whole family confronts her 14-year-old daughter of a suspected pregnancy, a 50-year-old woman gives birth to her 22nd child.

  3. Sleep Tight Maria

    Monica Vanesa Tedja / Programmers' Picks / Indonesia / 2016 / 15 mins
    A 17-year-old high school student named Maria V, has to share her room at the church camp with Maria P, the most prestigious and beautiful student in her high school. She has trouble falling asleep after not being able to masturbate beforehand.

  4. And So We Put Goldfish In the Pool

    Makoto Nagahisa / Shorts Competition, Programmers' Picks / Japan / 2016 / 28 mins
    One summer day, 400 goldfish were found in the swimming pool of a secondary school. This is a story about four 15-year old girls who released the fish there.

  5. Cocoon

    Mei Liying / Programmers' Picks / China / 2017 / 25 mins
    China, 1997. An unhappy marriage, a love affair, and a child who holds all the secrets.

  6. Tough

    Jennifer Zheng / Shorts Competition, Programmers' Picks / UK / 2016 / 5 mins
    Some things can only be understood with maturity. New light is shed on childhood cultural misunderstandings when a Chinese mother and her British-born daughter speak as adults for the first time.

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Dates & Times

Feminist AF

CGV Cinemas 3
May 1, 2017 9:00 pm