2016 Asian Film Festival of Dallas

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Samurai Hustle Returns
Scene from Samurai Hustle Returns Photo courtesy of Asian Film Festival of Dallas

The Asian Film Festival of Dallas celebrates its 15th year with 33 feature film screenings, six shorts blocks, seven countries represented, two world premieres, four international premieres, four North American premieres, and 10 Southwest premieres.

This festival year boasts its first its first Iranian film as part of its repertory program, and organizers will be showcasing past film festival favorites from its first, fifth, and tenth years. 

Film fans can also expect films from the U.S., China, Singapore, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong, and Vietnam, and from genres like action, anime, comedy, crime drama, documentary, drama, martial arts, psycho drama, thriller, and romantic comedy.

The opening night film will be the world premiere of Samurai Hustle Returns, and the closing night film will be The Wailing. For a full list of screenings, go to the festival website.

Event Details


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Angelika Film Center & Cafe
5321 E. Mockingbird Ln.
Dallas, TX 75206


Ticket Info

$8-$15 per screening; $199 for VIP festival pass.