Join us for the Largest Showcase of Asian Films on the West Coast – at UltraStar Cinemas in Hazard Center!
The San Diego Asian Film Festival is back… and turning 16! Starting this Friday, November 6 through 12, the largest showcase of Asian cinema on the West Coast will be presented at our very own UltraStar Cinemas in Hazard Center!
This year’s San Diego Asian Film Festival boasts 130 films and programs from 20 different countries. With genres ranging from action, comedies and romantic comedies to documentaries, animation, Asia-pop and family friendly films, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. The full SDAFF will take place at five venues across San Diego County from November 5 to 14, with the majority of its programming held at UltraStar Cinemas in Hazard Center.
In addition to experiencing unique independent and international films, SDAFF offers audiences the opportunity to get up close and personal with filmmakers, producers, actors and actresses from its films with Q&A panels and photo opportunities.
This year, get your cameras ready for the one and only Dr. Ken Jeong (The Hangover, NBC’s Community), who will be talking about his new sitcom, Dr. Ken, at a panel discussion Saturday, November 7, at UltraStar Cinemas. Getting Intimate with Dr. Ken tickets are available online for $12 or can be purchased at the UltraStar box office at any time.
While you’re here, make sure to come early or stay late to enjoy some of our amazing restaurants and food options, including BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse, Wood Ranch BBQ & Grill, Joe’s Crab Shack and Smashburger. Dinner and a movie will always be a classic night out! Enjoy the San Diego Asian Film Festival, right here in Hazard Center. Watch the trailer for a sneak peak of what films to expect!