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Film Lab's The Opposite of a Fairy Tale is among the official selections of the SAG-AFTRA Foundation NY Short Film Showcase, featuring the best of the year's New York based SAG-AFTRA short films. In the film, a woman is slowly imprisoned by her family with the unwitting help of well-meaning bystanders. The film aims to draw light to the epidemic of elder abuse affecting at least 1 in 10 seniors today. It was written by Film Lab President Jennifer Betit Yen and stars Jo Yang, Nikole Marone, Albert Chan, and Deborah Kuhn, among others. More here.
August 2016: The Staten Island Community Agency for Senior Citizens is using The Opposite of a Fairy Tale, an AAFL TV/Film Lab production by Jennifer Betit Yen and starring Jo Yang, Nikole Marone, Albert Chan, and Deborah Kuhn for training and education to #StopElderAbuse! More at www.TheOppositeOfAFairyTale.com
The 39th Annual Asian American International Film Festival Selects Film Lab Movie "The Opposite of a Fairy Tale"
Photos from the red carpet event here.
Top Ten Shootout Films to Premiere at the 39th Annual Asian American International Film Festival in NYC
Preview Screening of AAFLTV's New Movie, The Opposite of a Fairy Tale, to Take Place at the Asian American International Film Festival
Film Lab's Annual 2015 Holiday Fundraising Gala to Feature George Takei and Academy Award Winner Chris Tashima
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by Erin Quill
Film Lab and Time Warner to Host Screening & Panel on Media Constructions of Beauty and their Societal Implications
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OpEd News article here.
Read the "Ethical is Beautiful. Be Beautiful" coverage here.
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Read more in Backstage Pass by Lia Chang: https://liachang.wordpress.com/2015/01/21/asian-american-film-lab-receives-manhattan-chamber-of-commerce-community-benefit-grant/
Read the write up in The Examiner: http://www.examiner.com/article/nbcuniversal-s-chiller-and-the-asian-american-film-lab-halloween-spooktacular?CID=examiner_alerts_article
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THE FILM LAB ON WHY DIVERSITY IN MAINSTREAM MEDIA MATTERS TO YOU
Show featured in the New York Times!
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The Asian American Film Lab President Jennifer Betit Yen, Indo-American Arts Council Executive Director, Variance Films President, and QUADflix President Among Panelists at the Cinema Beyond Boundaries Conference in New York City
SinoVision: The results, reactions, accolades, and observations from the 2013 Asian American Film Lab 72 Hour Shootout (see the Film Lab write up of all the results here). If you cannot view the below video, just click here for the media broadcast on SinoVision or enable Flash.
Backstage Magazine: Jennifer Betit Yen on "Not Waiting for the Mainstream" by Marissa Maier.
The Examiner: Asian CineVision and the Asian American Film Lab have announced that Isaac Ho, author of the screenplay, The Chinese Delivery Man, is the winner of the 2013 Asian American International Screenplay Competition. By Ed Moy.
SinoVision Broadcast: The Asian American Film Lab Tackles New Issues of Race and Sexuality in a New Unfinished Works Program.
SinoVision Broadcast: Filmmakers of color gather to network, collaberate and join forces to empower themselves through the Asian American Film Lab's 2013 72 Hour Shootout.
SinoVision Broadcast: The Asian American Film Lab Launches the 2013 72 Hour Shootout with judges including playwright David Henry Hwang, ABC's Marci Phillips and FOX Japan's Dan Smith!
Angry Asian Man: The Asian American Film Lab's work to empower filmmakers of color.
OpEdNews: Justin Samuels on the Asian American Film Lab and the 72 Hour Shootout.