Birds of Prey
Feb 7 2020
Birds of Prey
Feb 7 2020

Director: Cathy Yan

Cast: Ella Jay Basco, Ali Wong, François Chau

Writer: Christina Hodson

Synopsis: After splitting up with The Joker, Harley Quinn and three other female superheroes – Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya – come together to save the life of a little girl (Cassandra Cain) from an evil crime lord.

Why Open: Cathy Yan is the first Asian Woman to direct a superhero film in history, after having incredible indie film and cross-continental success. In addition, she’s gone the length to cast a superiorly Asian cast in Ella, Ali, and Francois. Moreover, hapa Taiwanese writer, Christina Hodson, who recently penned the incredible Bumblebee, is writing Birds of Prey.

Author: Jenny Han

Cast: Lana Condor, Ross Butler, Janel Parrish, Sarayu Blue

Synopsis: Lara Jean and Peter have just taken their relationship from pretend to officially official when another recipient of one of her old love letters enters the picture.

Come As You Are
Feb 14 2020
Come As You Are
Feb 14 2020

Cast: Hayden Szeto, Ravi Patel

Synopsis: A traveling nurse takes three disabled men on a road trip to Montreal so they can lose their virginity at a brothel.

Why Open: Starring two of the most impressionable and relatable actors, Hayden Szeto and Ravi Patel, Come As You Are has swept the Audience Jury prizes at several film festivals while meaningfully highlighting the differently-abled community. The film will debut in theatres and can be pre-ordered on Apple: https://apple.co/36I4Poo.

Rag Doll
Feb 21 2020
Rag Doll
Feb 21 2020

Cast: Dante Basco

Synopsis: A female sports drama set in the world of Mixed Martial Arts (MMA).

Director: Emily Ting

Screenplay: Emily Ting

Cast: Anna Akana, Lynn Chen, Kelly Hu, Richard Ng, Akemi Look

Synopsis: When spoiled rich girl Sasha Li blows through most of her trust fund, she is cut off by her father and forced to go back to China and work for the family toy business.

 

 

Tigertail
Apr 10 2020
Tigertail
Apr 10 2020

Director: Alan Yang

Writer: Alan Yang

Cast: Christine Ko, Fiona Fu, Tzi Ma, Joan Chen, James Saito, Hayden Szeto, Voda Wong, Cindera Che, Kuei-Mei Yang, Hong-Chi Lee, Raymond Ma, Cindy Im, Yo-Hsing Fang

Synopsis: In this poignant multi-generational drama, Pin-Jui (Hong-Chi Lee) is a free-spirited yet impoverished young Taiwanese factory worker, who makes the difficult decision to leave his homeland – and the woman he loves – behind in order to seek better opportunities in America. But years of monotonous work and an arranged marriage devoid of love or compassion leave an older Pin-Jui (Tzi Ma) a shadow of his former self. Unable to sympathize with his daughter Angela (Christine Ko) and at risk of living out his retirement in solitude, Pin-Jui must reconnect with his past in order to finally build the life he once dreamed of having.

My Spy
Apr 17 2020
My Spy
Apr 17 2020

Cast: Dave Bautista, Ken Jeong

Synopsis: A hardened CIA operative finds himself at the mercy of a precocious 9-year-old girl, having been sent undercover to surveil her family.

The Half of It
May 1 2020
The Half of It
May 1 2020

Writer: Alice Wu

Director: Alice Wu

Cast: Leah Lewis, Collin Chou

Synopsis: A shy, introverted, Chinese-American, straight-A student finds herself helping the school jock woo the girl they both secretly love. In the process, each teaches the other about the nature of love as they find connection in the most unlikely of places.