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Sunday, October 27, 6:00PM
The Paramount Center
94 mins | Narrative | Directed by Diana Paragas
Rose, an undocumented Filipino girl, dreams of one day leaving her small Texas town to pursue her country music dreams. Her world is shattered when her mom suddenly gets picked up by immigration and Customs Enforcement. Rose, facing this new reality, is forced to flee the scene, leaving behind the only life she knows, and embarks on a journey of self-discovery as she searches for a new home in the honky tonk world of Austin, Texas.  Ticket includes screening followed by Closing Night Reception with Filipino samplings provided by JULES KITCHEN.

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Thursday, October 24,
6:45PM & 9:45PM

Brattle Theatre
87 mins | Narrative | Directed by Sasie Sealy

Set in New York City, an ornery, chain-smoking Chinese Grandma (Tsai Chin) goes all in at the casino, landing herself on the wrong side of luck…and suddenly attracting the attention of some local gangsters (including actor and BAAFF alum, Michael Tow). Ticket includes screening, Q&A, and post-reception.

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Alternative Facts: The Lies of Executive Order 9066

Saturday, October 12, 3:30PM
The Paramount Center
65 mins | Documentary | Directed by Jon Osaki

ALTERNATIVE FACTS: The Lies of Executive Order 9066 is a documentary feature film about the false information and political influences which led to the World War II incarceration of Japanese Americans. The film also examines the parallels to the current climate of fear, targeting of immigrant and religious communities, and similar attempts to abuse the powers of the government.

(Preceded by "Everyone Counts: Looking Forward to the 2020 Census" and "Japantown: A Walk Through Memory")

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Celebrate with AARW on Friday, October 18 for a night of community, pan-Asian food, and honoring Asian American community leaders in Greater Boston. 
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