Asian-American/Asian Research Institute

"Bridging CUNY and the
Asian-American Community."




2004 CUNY Asian American
Film / Media Festival

Date: Friday, May 14, 2004 | Time: 6:00PM to 8:00PM

Place: CUNY Graduate Center - Martin Segal Theatre
365 5th Avenue (Corner of 34th Street), Manhattan


 2004 CUNY Asian American Film Festival

Festival Objective: To promote the talents of CUNY students and to provide a central location to display their work.  The festival will encourage networking among students that are separated by the different CUNY campuses.  One of the missions of the Asian American / Asian Research Institute is to become an intellectual and cultural center for New York's diverse Asian American community.

Prize Awards

First Prize ($200), Runner-Up ($100)
*For Each Personal & Documentary Film Category

First Prize $100, Runner-Up (2 Movie Tix + Popcorn)
*For Open Competition Film Category

All film or media submissions will be reviewed by our distinguished panel of judges, who will render a decision as to who will take home the top prizes for each category on the night of the festival.

2004 Winners & Runner-ups

Personal Film

  • Winner: The Penny - Mutsumi Onuma (City College)
  • Runner-up: The Theory of Pleasurable Constipation - Min Kuen Choi (Brooklyn College)

Documentary Film

  • Winner: Manthan: The Churning - Shalini Kantayya (City College)
  • Runner-up: Kaduma - Alan Raquel (City College)

Open Competition Film

  • Winner: No Light, Big City - Rioma Kam, Winsie Tow & Juliet Cullen (Immigrant Social Services, Inc.)
  • Runner-up: Learning Chinese: The Story of Ting He - Yan Lin (Seward Park High School)

Festival Chairperson: Herman Lew

Festival Coordinator: Nga Trang

Festival Archive

2017 | 2016 | 2015 |
2014 | 2013 | 2012 |
2011 | 2010 | 2009 |
2008 | 2007 | 2006 |
2005 | 2004


© Asian American / Asian Research Institute   All Rights Reserved Disclaimer  
25 West 43rd Street, Room 1805, New York, NY 10036