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Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival

Sci-Fi / Horror / Action Genre Shorts

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Friday 11/11
11:30 pm
FREE Please RSVP if you plan to attend

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. 

Total running time: 55 mins.

FREE SCREENING

Back by popular demand, this year’s FREE program of Sci-Fi, Horror, and Action Genre shorts are sure to keep your spine tingling long after you leave the theater!

THE SWEETENING
Director: Grace Rowe | 15 mins | USA
A lonely woman takes part in the beta testing of an augmented reality program and falls for a man she meets in a florist shop. Desperate to find out if he’s a real person or just an avatar, her obsession with the program leads to the destruction of her life as she knows it.

BLACK THREAD
Director: Yuji Okumoto | 13 mins | USA
Yuji Okumoto (Karate Kid II) stars as a supernatural hitman caught between his desire for revenge and damning himself to a hell of eternal suffering.

TIME CAPSULE
Director: Trinity Shi | 4 mins | USA
As an astronaut barrels towards Earth on a crash landing she’s certain not to survive, she makes a final call to her mother and finds herself in a most unexpected conversation.

WAN MEI (PERFECT)
Director: Yiyi Yin | 15 mins | USA
When a man realizes his girlfriend has been unfaithful to him, he resorts to revenge… and the love of a mannequin. 

KUMIHO
Director: Christian Lagalante | 8 mins | South Korea
A young man on a light jog through the woods is disrupted when an alluring woman runs past and coaxes him to a cabin. By the time he realizes that the woman is more than what she appears it’s too late.