Asian Australian films we have screened at our events have included, focused on or spanned across themes of:
- Family and belonging
- Love and desire
- Generational perspectives and transformations
- Sexuality and gender
- Emerging and independent productions
- Comedy and action
- Defining identities while living abroad
- Indigenous and Asian Australian interconnections
- Refugees, transmigrants and reunions
You can read more about the films shown at our inaugural event, ‘the AAFF 2011’ here and also see our own AAFFN video .
Images above: Red Water Red, Directed by Qing Xie and produced by Adam Driver and featuring Susanna Qian and Ferdinand Hoang (winner, Film Victoria Award, Best Film VCA, Platinum Award, 44th World Fest, Houston Film Festival), Transit (nominated for AFI Award in cinematography in 2006), Wonder Boy (selected for Munich Film Festival 2011), Citizen Jia Li (Nomination for Best actor for Claudia Teh, MUFF Awards 2011) and Baby Cake (winner of best director award, Lucky Film Festival 2011) – all screened at AAFFN’s inaugural event in 2011.