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Jobs at Visual Communications: EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, More 

Visual Communications is looking for an Executive Director to lead the organization and the field of Asian Pacific American independent media during an exciting time of growth and creative innovation; as well as a Director of Development to plan, direct and implement fundraising, corporate support and donor strategies. Detailed job descriptions, in PDF format, can be downloaded at the link below. You know someone who has the qualifications? Or, are YOU that person? Apply today, the deadline for Executive Director is October 1, 2014. The position of Director of Development is open until filled. Find out more here.…   See More...


Armed With a Camera Announces 2014-15 Call, Indiegogo Campaign THANK -YOUs 

Fresh off its recent Indiegogo crowdfunding campaign,the 13th cycle of Visual Communications' groundbreaking Armed With a Camera Fellowship is now taking applications through October 17, 2014 (note the revised deadline). We thank one and all who supported our Indiegogo campaign to support AWC 2014-2015; but now it's time to SUBMIT! Click on the picture to score the submission guidelines, and click on the following link if you'd like to make an additional donation to keep AWC going.…   Donate Here...


L.A. ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FEST 2014 Names Its Award Winners 

The 30th anniversary edition of the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival announced its Grand Jury Awards in ceremonies preceding the Closing Night on May 8. Dean Yamada's mesmerizing CICADA and Hao Wu's delightful documentary THE ROAD TO FAME nabbed the top awards for Best Narrative and Documentary Feature, respectively. Click here to find out which films garnered awards.…   See More...


Sthanlee Mirador Does It Again: FACES OF FESTIVAL WEEK '14 

Photographer Sthanlee Mirador, of Pacific Rim Photo Press, made a return visit to the Film Festival to make studio-quality portraits of select artists whose works were showcased during the 2014 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, as well as select Festival staff. .We're pleased to showcase Sthanlee's work in a special feature that can be found here…   See More...


2013 Wrap-Up: C3: CONFERENCE for CREATIVE CONTENT 

The third edition of the C3: The Conference for Creative Content is now history. Nearly 150 attendees packed the Cagney and Maxwell Rooms of SAG-AFTRA to hear over 30 movers and shakers on a variety of subjects pertaining to the creation and consumption of media content. If you missed it, don't fret — a complete wrap-up is right here.…   See More...


VC Receives NEA Art Works Grant for VISIONS IN MOTION 

Visual Communications is honored to have recently received an NEA/Art Works grant for $100,000 to begin production on "Visions in Motion," an ambitious feature-length documentary production and accompanying materials, in anticipation of the organization's 50th anniversary year. "Visions in Motion" will explore and celebrate the legacy of a half-century of independent Asian Pacific American cinema.…   See More...


Special Event Rewind: DREAMS FROM THE UNDERGROUND 

For those of you who missed our special DREAM Act benefit "DREAMS From The Underground" last May at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, we've prepared a little recap, complete with artist profiles, valuable resources and updates, and a variety of multi-media links. Also on this page: the latest Visual Communications production, DREAMS FROM THE UNDERGROUND, directed by past Armed With a Camera fellow Tim Jieh. Click here and check it.…   See More...


Fiscal Sponsorship Spotlight: LIL TOKYO REPORTER 

It's finally done! Visual Communications' latest fiscally-sponsored project LIL TOKYO REPORTER by Jeffrey Gee Chin is set to premiere Sept. 14-16 at the Laemmle's Playhouse 7 in Pasadena. Find out more about the film, starring Academy Award-winning director Chris Tashima (VISAS AND VIRTUE) as intrepid 1930s journalist Sei Fujii and featuring an all-star cast including Keiko Agena, Eijiro Ozaki, and Ikuma Ando.…   See More...


YOUTH INSPIRED: VC 2012 Summer Interns' Web Series 

Visual Communications' fabulous crew of 2012 summer interns recently completed a four-part web series featuring young media producers and community leaders. Completely intern-produced, YOUTH INSPIRED showcases the incredible passions and talents of artists and leaders who have inspired them. Check out the series here.…   See More...


Fiscal Sponsorship Spotlight: BRUSHSTROKES IN HOLLYWOOD: TYRUS WONG 

In the first of an occasional series, Visual Communications is pleased to cast a spotlight on artists whose works we are supporting. First up: filmmaker Pamela Tom, whose upcoming feature documentary BRUSHSTROKES IN HOLLYWOOD looks at the life and works of renowned film animation artist Tyrus Wong, whose visual design work influenced the Walt Disney feature BAMBI and other Hollywood tentpole movies.…   See More...



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