Lowell Asian American Film FestivalMCC proudly presents the second ever Lowell Asian American Film Festival.

Sponsored by MCC with support from the Middlesex Community College Foundation and funded in part by the ARPA grant from the City of Lowell. Featuring Asian American-directed films from across the country for a FREE weekend celebrating art, culture and diversity.

Location: MCC’s Richard and Nancy Donahue Family Academic Arts Center • 240 Central St, Lowell, MA 01852

Scheduled for: Friday, October 20 through Sunday, October 22

Cost: FREE

Please RSVP in advance for each film or email laaff@middlesex.mass.edu for more details. Please note seats are limited.

Friday, October 20
4:30 p.m. Opening Reception with performance and food

7 p.m. Screening of "Elvis of Cambodia"
8:15 p.m. Q&A with Chris Parkhurst
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Saturday, October 21
Noon Welcome by President Sisson & Virak Uy

12:30 p.m. Screening of MCC Student Film "Sunday"
12:40 p.m. Q&A with directors

1:30 p.m. Screening of "One O'Clock"
2 p.m. Q&A with Vibol S. Sungkriem
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2:30 p.m. Screening of "Skin Can Breathe"
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4 p.m. Screening of "Dealing with Dad"
6 p.m. Q&A with Tom Huang
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Sunday, October 22
Noon Closing Reception

1:30 p.m. Screening of "The Next Generation of Asian American Art"
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2 p.m. Screening of "Chinatown Rising"
4 p.m. Zoom Q&A with Harry & Josh Chuck
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5 p.m. Screening of "Vincent Who?"
6:30 p.m. Zoom Q&A TBD
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Photos from last year's film festival.


speaker for Lowell Asian American Film Festival on stage

women sitting on stage for a cultural dance

Last Modified: 10/2/23