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LAAPFF 2017: ‘King of Peking’ (京城之王)

LAAPFF 2017: ‘King of Peking’ (京城之王)

8Asians is proud to be a community co-presenter of this film at the 2017 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF). As a reader of 8Asians, please enjoy a discount to this film using the code: 8AZN17. Or the code CGVBP17 for $4 off General Admission tickets to all Buena Park screenings! Screenings May 2, 2017 at 9:30 PM (Downtown Independent) May 10, 2017 at 6:30 pm (CGV Buena Park) King of Peking 京城之王 Directed […] Continue »

LAAPFF 2017: ‘Plastic China’

LAAPFF 2017: ‘Plastic China’

8Asians is proud to be a community co-presenter of this film at the 2017 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF). As a reader of 8Asians, please enjoy a discount to this film using the code: 8AZN17 Screenings April 30 at 4:00 PM (CGV Cinemas 3) Plastic China Directed by Jiu-Liang Wang International Competition / China / 2016 / 82 mins / Mandarin with English subtitles / Color / 16:9, D-Cinema / Los Angeles Premiere […] Continue »

LAAPFF 2015: ‘Love Arcadia’

LAAPFF 2015: 'Love Arcadia'

8Asians is proud to be a community co-presenter of

LAAPFF 2015: ‘KTown Cowboys’

LAAPFF 2015: 'KTown Cowboys'

8Asians is proud to be a community co-presenter of KTown Cowboys at the 2015 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF). As a reader of 8Asians, please enjoy a discount to this film using the code: KC15 or other films with 8ASIANS15 Screenings Saturday, April 25 at 8:00 PM (Aratani Theatre, Little Tokyo) Wednesday, April 29 at 9:15 PM (CGV Cinemas 1, KTown) What a difference five years makes: back in 2010, music video director […] Continue »

Giveaway: ‘Twinsters’ at LAAPFF 2015 + McDonald’s Arch Card

Giveaway: 'Twinsters' at LAAPFF 2015 + McDonald's Arch Card

8Asians is working with McDonald’s to give away free tickets for you and a guest to watch the highly anticipated documentary Twinsters at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival on April 25, 2015, AND reconnect over a shared meal at McDonald’s. In February 2013, Anaïs Bordier, a French fashion student living in London, stumbled upon a YouTube video featuring Samantha Futerman, an actress in Los Angeles, and was struck by their uncanny resemblance. After […] Continue »

LAAPFF 2015: ‘Everything Before Us’ by Wong Fu Productions

LAAPFF 2015: 'Everything Before Us' by Wong Fu Productions

8Asians is proud to be a community co-presenter of Everything Before Us at the 2015 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival (LAAPFF). As a reader of 8Asians, please enjoy a discount using the following codes: Opening VIP Discount Code: OPENINGVIP15, Opening Discount Code: OPENING15, all films 8ASIANS15 Screenings Thursday, April 23 at 5:30 PM (Aratani Theatre, Little Tokyo) Thursday, April 23 at 7:00 PM (Aratani Theatre, Little Tokyo) Many exciting and wondrous things have happened […] Continue »

Giveaway: GODIVA Limited Edition 2015 “Year of the Goat” Lunar New Year Gift Box

Giveaway: GODIVA Limited Edition 2015 "Year of the Goat" Lunar New Year Gift Box

UPDATE 2/18/2015: Congrats to winner Bella Vivere. Winning tweet from @bellavivere3761: @GODIVA @8Asians it would be AMAZING to win this set! Not only do I LOVE your chocolates, but it’s also MY year! #GODIVALNY15 #sheepsrock 🙂 Lunar New Year is about to charge into our lives: the Year of the Goat is almost upon us, with Chinese Year 4713 beginning on February 19, 2015. In celebration of Lunar New Year, legendary Belgian chocolatier GODIVA launched […] Continue »

Giveaway: GODIVA Limited Edition 2014 Chocolate Mid-Autumn Festival Mooncakes

Giveaway: GODIVA Limited Edition 2014 Chocolate Mid-Autumn Festival Mooncakes

UPDATE 9/10/2014: Congrats to Douglas C, winner of the GODIVA Limited Edition 2014 Chocolate Mid-Autumn Festival Mooncakes. In 2014, the Mid-Autumn Festival falls on September 8. That means it’s mooncake time! Now if you’re like me, and you basically hated mooncake time because you think red bean paste is disgusting (I know, I know… I should get my Asian card taken away for that), then this is the mooncake treat for you! Back by popular […] Continue »

Bay Area Giveaway: Tickets to ‘A Letter to Momo’

Bay Area Giveaway: Tickets to 'A Letter to Momo'

EDITORS NOTE: See Mitchell’s 8Asians review of ‘A Letter to Momo’ GKIDS presents A Letter to Momo, opening September 5, 2014 at Landmark’s Opera Plaza Cinemas in San Francisco, and Landmark’s Shattuck Cinemas in Berkeley. It will be presented in two language versions with different showtimes: in English language voice cast, and in Japanese with English subtitles. The second film by Hiroyuki Okiura (director of Jin-Roh: The Wolf Brigade and animator on Ghost in the […] Continue »

The Fung Brothers: My VLT Photo Contest

The Fung Brothers: My VLT Photo Contest

YouTube sensations, the Fung Brothers, are at it again with a hilarious and heartwarming glimpse into the struggles of young Asians growing up in immigrant households. Four different scenarios (including one starring the Fung Bros, themselves) depict the battles young Asians face while pursuing what they love to do. The Fung Brothers hope its message can empower today’s Asian youth. With catchy lyrics, the Fung Brothers new video makes a play on the acronym V.L.T. […] Continue »

LA Ticket Giveaway: 2014 V3 Digital Media Conference

LA Ticket Giveaway: 2014 V3 Digital Media Conference

V3 Digital Media Conference is coming up right around the corner. The event kicks off on Friday June 20th with an Opening Awards Reception. Then, the all day conference takes place on Saturday June 21st. Both events are being held at the Japanese American National Museum in Little Tokyo (LA). Here is the website for more info: http://v3con.com/. Registration includes admission to Friday’s Opening Awards Reception and Saturday’s all day conference, including breakfast and lunch on […] Continue »

Giveaway: ‘Godzilla’ Prize Package

Giveaway: 'Godzilla' Prize Package

UPDATE 5/20/2014: Congrats to our Grand Prize winner: Herman C! Congrats also to the runner ups: Dave S, M’ris, and Don M! Opening May 16, 2014, the world’s most revered monster is reborn as Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures unleash the epic action adventure “Godzilla.” From visionary new director Gareth Edwards (“Monsters”) comes a powerful story of human courage and reconciliation in the face of titanic forces of nature, when the awe-inspiring Godzilla rises […] Continue »