2011 Singafest Event Schedule
Sept. 29 – Oct. 2nd, 2011
The judges for this year’s Singafest are: producer Teddy Zee (HITCH, THE PURSUIT OF HAPPYNESS); Ted Kim, CEO of CJ Entertainment; Rosa Li, head of production & development, Celestial Pictures; and Kenneth Bi, award-winning writer & director, Kenbiroli Films.
Thurs. September 29th:
8:00 PM LA WEEKLY PRESENTS THE SINGAFEST ASIAN FILM FESTIVAL KICKOFF PARTY at The Whiskey Blue in The W Hotel in Westwood.
Friday, September 30th:
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM SINGAFEST INDUSTRY HAPPY HOUR MIXER EVENT at the Napa Valley Grille Rutherford Lounge, presented by the USC U.S.-China Initiative.
7:30 PM – BUDDHA MOUNTAIN (GUAN YIN SHAN) L.A. Premiere at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented by the USC U.S.-China Initiative and UCLA’s Association of Chinese Americans.
9:30 PM – Double Feature of L.A. Premieres at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented by Final Draft and UCLA’s Asian Pacific Coalition tickets to screenings sold separately).
Saturday, October 1st:
11:00 AM – “New Faces, New Frontiers: The Singafest Short Film Program” at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented by FilAm Creative and CAPE.
2:15 PM – SINGAFEST INDUSTRY LUNCHEON (Pre-fix or Buffet 2 Panels at 45 mins each) at the Patio Napa Valley Grille.
2:45 PM – MONGA L.A. Premiere at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented by the USC U.S.-China Initiative.
5:30 PM — MINDFULNESS AND MURDER at the Bigfoot Crest Theater.
7:30 PM – 8:30 PM OTAFUKU JAPANESE BARBEQUE at the Bigfoot Crest Theater
8:30 PM – Lifetime Achievement Award Tribute – Sonny Chiba at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented in association with the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.
SCREENING OF : SAMURAI REINCARNATION (1981)
10:00 PM – LATE NIGHT HAPPY HOUR at the Patio Napa Valley Grille. Presented by Sushipopper.
Sunday, October 2nd:
12:30 PM – THE LITTLE GHOSTLY ADVENTURES OF THE TOFU BOY L.A. Premiere and Special 3-D Animation Kids Screening at the Bigfoot Crest Theater
2:30 PM – FILMS OF FURY: THE KUNG FU MOVIE MOVIE L.A. Premiere at the Bigfoot Crest Theater, presented by Meniscus Magazine and California Academy of Martial Arts.
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM ASIAN FOOD TRUCKS AT BIGFOOT CREST
4:45 PM – GETTING ANY? (MINNA-YATTERUKA!) at the Bigfoot Crest Theater. Special selection from Eli Roth.
7:15 PM – THE GIRL WITH NO NUMBER: Special Sneak Preview and Benefit Screening at the Bigfoot Crest Theater. Presented by LA WEEKLY.
9:00 PM – 11:00 PM THE GIRL WITH NO NUMBER AFTER-PARTY at the Napa Valley Grille.
Hosted by Privy, Gilt Groupe and Teddy Zee and sponsored by FilAm Creative, CAPE, AP RISING, Monster, Sapporo Beer and TY KU Sake. Complimentary Asian-Fusion tapas and sponsored bar from 5:30PM – 6:30PM
Box Office: (310) 474-7824
Program Info: (310) 474-7866
$199 Festival Pass
$15 General Admission
$8 Seniors & Students with valid student I.D.
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Parking: 2-hour metered parking available on Westwood Blvd. Standard Parking privately-owned lot charges $4 flat rate after 4PM