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Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival

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Thursday 11/13
6:30 pm
$8 General Public
$6 Students & Seniors
$5 IHP Members

FOR FILMS AND EVENTS PRESENTED BY IHP, Tickets ARE Also Available From the IHP Box Office, which is normally open Tue-Sat from noon-8pm (or, for events outside of those times, from one hour before until one hour after the scheduled starting time).  call 215-387-5125, menu option 2. 

Ty Sanga 2013 | Documentary Feature Film, PAAFF EATS | 57 min.

Join host Chef Ed Kenney as he travels the path of ancestors, from Hawaii to the homeland in this TV Pilot of Emmy® Award-winning food genealogy travel show that explores the links between ethnic heritage and culinary cuisine. This episode features Hawaiian Chef Alan Wong, of mixed Chinese/Japanese descent and takes us from his island kitchen to the rice paddies and fish markets of Japan in search of the origins of his favorite childhood dish.

Accompanied by short film “Samnang” 
Director: Asaph Polonsky | 22 mins 
A recent Cambodian immigrant, working as a donut baker at night, lives a life of solitude. Ordered to train a new worker - the owner's sister, he fears the loss of his job. Will Samnang discover that life could be a bit sweeter with another baker in the kitchen?