10th DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon Opens April 17

Eugene, OR – The Chinese American Benevolent Association is proud to announce the 10th anniversary of the DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon, a juried, all-volunteer, grassroots celebration of independent film and social justice. DisOrient is known internationally for its warm and intimate festival experience showcasing fresh, independent films that present the vast diversity […]

DisOrient Film Festival Opens in Eugene April 17th

DisOrient is a social justice film festival dedicated to deconstructing the media stereotypes of Asian and Pacific Islander Americans as “Orientals.” We believe in the power of film-as-art to educate, heal and improve the lives of people by giving voice to their experiences. Started in 2006 by artists, educators, and activists, DisOrient is a grassroots […]

DisOrient Asian American Film Festival – April 10-13 Events

DisOrient 2014, Eugene, Oregon The 9th Annual DisOrient Asian American Film Festival returns to the Bijou Art Cinemas in Eugene, Oregon on April 10-13, 2014.  DisOrient celebrates new, independent films about Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPI) that showcase AAPI writers, directors, actors, and artists who deliver brilliant scripts, creative animation, diverse casts, and fresh […]

Great Film Festival Programming in Ashland and Eugene Coming in April

Once again in April Oregon is home to a series of great film festivals in consecutive weeks.  The eleventh annual Ashland Independent Film Festival is happening April 12-16. This year the festival is honoring acclaimed director Julie Taymor.  With Ms. Taymor’s experience in both live theater and film, it makes perfect sense that Oregon Shakespeare […]

Disoriant Asian American Film Festival – Eugene, OR

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Colin Kiley, Publicity Coordinator (541) 510-2096    [email protected] DISORIENT ASIAN AMERICAN FILM FESTIVAL OF OREGON CELEBRATES SIXTH ANNIVERSARY April 29 – May 1, 2011 – Bijou Art Cinemas, Eugene, OR EUGENE, OREGON – April 18, 2011.  The Chinese American Benevolent Association is pleased to announce the sixth anniversary of the […]