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Asiatiska filmfestivalen

INSTÄLLT: Asiatiska FilmFestivalen (Asian Film Festival)

Asiatiska Filmfestivalen (AFF) anordnas av den ideella föreningen med samma namn och har som ändamål att främja spridningen av filmer från Asien i Sverige. AFF fokuserar på filmer från Sydasien, Ostasien och Sydöstra Asien.

CANCELLED: Open Seminar: The Struggle for Transgender Rights in Vietnam

Nguyễn Thiện Trí Phong, ICS Center, Ho-Chi Minh City, Vietnam.

The Crossing

CANCELLED: Film screening and discussion: The Crossing

Hardly noticed by the border officers, 16-year-old Peipei makes the daily crossing between the Chinese mainland and Hong Kong. She is one of many people who are not really at home on either side. She dreams of making a voyage to Japan with her best friend, who comes from a well-to-do family in Hong Kong –but she doesn’t have enough money. While at a party, she meets Hao, a member of a smuggling ring. This could be her big chance.

Go-go sisters

CANCELLED: Film screening and discussion: Go-go sisters

A group of middle-aged women in present day Ho Chi Minh City reunites after discovering one of them is stricken with terminal cancer. 20 years ago, on the days leading up to the events of the Fall of Saigon, they were sassy high school girls: young, fearless, and joyful together.

CANCELLED: Open seminar: Rebranding China: Contested Status Signaling in the Changing Global Order

Xiaoyu Pu, Associate Professor, Department of Political Science, University of Nevada.


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Forum for Asian Studies
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SE-106 91 Stockholm

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