From May 13-23, 2021, CAAMFest will bring you the best in Asian and Asian American stories through live virtual film screenings, on-demand screenings, and at San Francisco’s only drive-in theater at Fort Mason FLIX.



Drive In Day 1: Opening Night Presentation of TRY HARDER!

On Day 1, we open our festival with two screenings of Debbie Lum's outstanding documentary, TRY HARDER!


Drive In Day 2: Celebration of Filipino American Stories

On day 2 of CAAMFest, we are back at Fort Mason FLIX for an evening celebration Filipino American…


Drive In Day 3: Hong Kong Cinema Showcase

On our last day at Fort Mason FLIX, we are thrilled to showcase classic and contemporary Hong Kong…

Gala Presentations


Directed by Ann Kaneko
Celebrated filmmaker Ann Kaneko is back at CAAMFest with her stunning and eye-opening documentary, MANZANAR, DIVERTED: WHEN WATER…

Gala Presentations


Directed by Evan Jackson Leong
CAAMFest is thrilled to showcase SNAKEHEAD as our Centerpiece Presentation.

Gala Presentations


Directed by Iman Zawahry
In Jackson Heights, Queens, New York, two career-driven sisters (Maryam and Sam) and their newly-immigrated cousin (Ameera) must…PANELS & CONVER

How To CAAMFest on Demand

For general festival how-to info, click here.

How To Watch

  • Buy your CAAMFest on Demand tickets and passes here!
  • Passes get you access to ALL available CAAMFest On-Demand programs.
  • Note: On Demand tickets and passes must be purchased separately from LIVE programming tickets.
  • Locate your confirmation email (make sure to check your spam and junk folders if you are having trouble locating the email). In the email, click your personalized On-Demand Pass link. This will take you to your own personalized On-Demand Pass page. We recommend bookmarking this page for easy access throughout the Festival.
  • Click on your program of choice.
  • Click the play button on the video player.
  • No need to click or refresh anything throughout the viewing experience. Each part will play automatically, including the pre-show, screening, and/or post-show Q&A.
  • Sit back and enjoy! You can watch it on your personal device, computer, or on your TV.

Before You Watch

  • Once you begin watching a program, you will have 24 hours to complete it.
  • If you plan to cast the event to your TV from a smart device, make sure you are on the same WiFi network as your TV for best results.
  • Note: Certain films will be geoblocked (limited by geography). Please click here for more information.

More Info (External Link)
May 2, 2021

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