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CAAMFest 2015: This Year’s Festival is Full of Food Films

CAAMFest 2015: This Year’s Festival is Full of Food Films

| March 13, 2015 | 1 Comment

CAAMFest, the largest film festival of its kind in North America featuring Asian and Asian American film, food and music, comes back to San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley March 12-22. This year’s festival is full of food films. Four documentary food programs will make their world premiere right here in the Bay Area.

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Lunar New Year Memories with StoryCorps

Lunar New Year Memories with StoryCorps

| February 18, 2015 | 1 Comment

The Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) partnered with StoryCorps in San Francisco to create the first recordings dedicated to the Lunar New Year.

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Share Your Lunar New Year Story with StoryCorps and CAAM (Center for Asian American Media)

Share Your Lunar New Year Story with StoryCorps and CAAM (Center for Asian American Media)

| January 15, 2015 | 0 Comments

CAAM (Center for Asian American Media) is proud to partner with StoryCorps on Asian American culture and food stories. Throughout the month of January and leading up to Wednesday, February 18, the two organizations are collecting stories about Lunar New Year traditions and food.

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CAAMFest Food Film Screenings: “East Side Sushi” and “Zone Pro Site: The Moveable Feast”

CAAMFest Food Film Screenings: “East Side Sushi” and “Zone Pro Site: The Moveable Feast”

| March 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Check out the Food Film screenings presented at CAAMFest this week: “East Side Sushi” and “Zone Pro Site: The Moveable Feast.” Find out the story behind the making of the Green Diablo Roll.

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Socola Chocolatier Dreams Big with Brick and Mortar Shop

Socola Chocolatier Dreams Big with Brick and Mortar Shop

| February 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

As a teenager, Wendy Lieu just wanted to learn how to make chocolates. This month, Lieu opens up her own shop and cafe in San Francisco, featuring truffles with flavors like sriracha, guava and PB&J. Wendy shares her story about being a woman chocolatier and her family’s role in creating Socola Chocolatier.

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PBS Wants YOUR Stories for New Film “Asian Chops”

PBS Wants YOUR Stories for New Film “Asian Chops”

| March 29, 2013 | 2 Comments

PBS is soliciting ideas, characters and locations for a new documentary by filmmaker Grace Lee with the working title “Asian Chops,” that aims to discover the changing landscape of Asian America as seen through a food lens.

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