In case anyone actually is still visiting this blog, I thought I'd add the latest news about my new film "4 Wedding Planners" (aka " Knots"). The film is now available nationwide (and in Canada) on VOD and the web. Taking a virtual vacation to Hawai‘i with our little film is as easy as a mouse click. CHECK IT OUT AT: YOUTUBE:Read more
What are you doing here?
Hey, all, this is from my friend and producer extraordinaire Karin Chien. It's a call for all you hip club kids in NYC to come be extras in a new movie she is producing. I know from experience how hard it is to get a club to look like a real club in a movie in the middle of the day. If you are around, you should definitely help out. SUPPORT INDIE FILM!
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We need your help in finding non-union background actors to work with us on an indie feature sh...Read more
I've been getting some unusual spam emails recently. No links to viagra sites or Nigerian princes. Just odd sections of prose. Here's one:
"What do you mean? How much is it that you need? He's about done the job now. Her father shook his head sadly. But I know I am right.
That was where I got Eliza. What else could it point to?Let us hope it's the opposite here. Have you seen it? And I have about as much more. Perhaps you are right.
Keep your head down and hang on! During the last days afte...Read more
Thought you might want to know that I'll be serving on the Narrative Jury for Tribeca All Access this year. If you are at the festival, look me up.
For your edutainment, here is a list of all the Asian Americans who have made a narrative feature film. The list is limited to people of Asian decent who are at least 1.5 or 2nd generation US resident/citizen and who have made at least one narrative feature film that can ...Read more
THIS IS NOT A CHINATOWN BOOTLEG! It's the real thing and it's finally here -- West 32nd on DVD (packed with extras!). You've been waiting a long time for this day to come. This is the movie you've heard about or caught at its festival run throughout the world (Tribeca Film Festival, Pusan Film Festival, etc.). G...Read more
Sorry, I haven't been updating much recently. But if you are still a reader here, my friend/producer Karin Chien is working on a short film. It sounds like it could be a fun opportunity for someone's Auntie. If you know anyone, please get in touch with her. Here's the casting notice:
CASTING FOR OLDER CHINESE WOMAN IN NEW YORK CITY
Looking for a 50s-70s Chinese woman to star in a short film by acclaimed indie director ROSE TROCHE (THE L WORD, GO FISH). The film will be featured in an exhibition about New Y...Read more