This year AAIFF will be streamed online! Tune in to enjoy our great selection of films from home, as well as our opening night speech, director Q&As, and the award ceremony. 

Check out the programme below. Please note that all time is Manila, the Philippines (GMT+8) time.

18th November, Wednesday – OPENING NIGHT

TimeFilmCategoryDurationCountry
20:00Welcoming Speech from Scott Hillier, President of AAIFF0:10:00
20:10MeltDramatic Short0:03:47Japan
20:14KiteAnimated Film0:16:08China
20:18The Kite Under The RainDramatic Short0:30:00USA
20:28BurningDramatic Short0:17:29India
20:33All This SurveillanceExperimental Film0:05:00China
20:49In this Land We’re Briefly GhostsDramatic Short0:16:01Myanmar
20:58The Art of Fortune CookieDocumentary0:09:00USA
21:08Eye in the SkyStudent Film0:20:00China
21:28Director’s Q&A0:15:00
21:43Closing speech 0:03:00

19th November, Thursday – SESSION 1

TimeFilmCategoryDurationCountry
20:00Welcome to Day 20:05:00
20:05HopeAnimated Film0:02:00China
20:07When Fall ComesStudent Film0:05:00USA
20:12White Van by Ooberfuse featuring Kara ni JuanMusic Video0:04:43UK
20:17Weave a Period TimeFeature Film1:50:00China
22:07Director’s Q&A0:10:00
22:17Closing Speech 0:03:00

20th November, Friday – SESSION 2

TimeFilmCategoryDurationCountry
20:00Welcome to Day 30:05:00
20:05Taiwanese Cha Cha ChaStudent Film0:15:35Taiwan
20:20The PlumberDramatic Short0:15:51Philippines
20:36Glass CandyStudent Film0:10:55China
20:48Tokyo HuesDramatic Short0:07:04USA
20:55Roots and Wings: Yana GilbuenaDocumentary0:05:28USA
21:00The Cloud is Still ThereStudent Film0:18:44Malaysia
21:19CavExperimental Film0:09:00China
21:28Family StoryStudent Film0:20:00Indonesia
21:49Director’s Q&A0:10:00
21:59Closing Speech 0:03:00

21st November, Saturday – SESSION 3

TimeFilmCategoryDurationCountry
20:00Welcome to Day 40:10:00
20:05NauseaStudent Film0:21:00China
20:26The Resistance of AmnesiaExperimental Film0:15:13Netherlands
20:41Tombstone PillowDramatic Short0:12:00USA
20:53Eurydice: Le Ballet de la Nuit – DialogueMusic Video0:06:10Hong Kong
21:00Here StillDocumentary0:06:20USA
21:06Flying-WagonDramatic Short0:14:40India
21:21LisaDramatic Short0:14:40China
21:36Director’s Q&A0:10:00
21:46Closing Speech0:03:00

22nd November, Sunday – CLOSING NIGHT

TimeFilmCategoryDurationCountry
20:00Welcome to Day 50:05:00
20:05Spring is ComingStudent Film0:14:00China
20:19CaninityStudent Film0:25:04Taiwan
20:44As it always wasExperimental Film0:18:00China
21:02A Psalm of LifeMusic Video0:06:00China
21:08A Trip with MomStudent Film0:25:00Taiwan
21:34Director’s Q&A0:10:00
21:44Award Ceremony0:30:00