The annual NYAFF
is the New York Asian Film Foundation's flagship event.
The movie has been picked as NYAFF
's Official Selection, as revealed in a Finas Facebook post, and will be screened at the film festival that will run from June 29 to July 15, 2018.
Stolen or modern day slavery in the Tindouf camps, currently screened in the prestigious Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, was selected by the NYAFF
to be among the films on human rights.
Deputy Director Stephen Cremin led the talk-back of the featured Filipino films on July 14 and 15.
Hip-hop artist and "Respeto" star Abra went to New York this weekend to perform during the opening of NYAFF
and to promote the special screening of his film.
He told the Inquirer that he is raring to attend the NYAFF
, which will screen his critically acclaimed film, Erik Matti's Honor Thy Father, on July 2 at the Walter Reade Theater of the Lincoln Center in Manhattan.
Six Filipino films are competing in the 17th New York Asian Film Festival (NYAFF
), and these are twice as many Filipino features than last year.
lined up Filipino movies under the festival's special focus called "Manila Chronicles: the New Filipino Cinema." "Once one of Asia's most vibrant film industries, they've fallen off the film festival radar in recent years.
If there is a more irritating wee nyaff
in racing than Willie Carson, I've yet to meet him.
According to one nyaff
, we are all just jealous his house is as big as Balmoral.
Don't get me wrong, there were times when all I wanted to do was to stick the wee nyaff
in a head lock and rub his dome with my knuckles until it left a chicken burn.
If that wee nyaff
who has the names of seven girls etched on his jacksie is considered one of the brightest prospects, everyone's dimmer than we thought.