GEOFFREY QUAN
November 14 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS selected for the Arpa Film Festival

HIGH CARD TRUMPS has been selected for the Arpa International Film Festival, November 29-December 2, in Los Angeles.

Shorts Program
Saturday, December 1, 5:15p
Egyptian Theater
6712 Hollywood Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90028 USA

Tickets are on sale now!
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October 29 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS screens in Los Angeles

HIGH CARD TRUMPS recently enjoyed a great screening at the LA Femme Film Festival.

Next up, the film will play at the Los Angeles Skins Festival, a Native American film festival, on Sunday, November 18th.

LA Skins Fest
Veterans Program
Sunday, November 18, 3pm
Wells Fargo Theater
Autry National Center
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027

All screenings are free to the public.
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September 30 - DETONATOR to preview at Philadelphia Film Fest

DETONATOR, from the writing and directing team of Keir Politz and Damon Maulucci and producer Geoffrey Quan, will be featured as a special "sneak preview" at the 2012 Philadelphia Film Festival.

Friday, October 19, 2012, 10:15PM
Prince Music Theater
1412 Chestnut Street

Sunday, October 28, 2012, 10:15PM
Ritz East
125 South 2nd Street
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September 28 - COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS wins CAPE Writers Award!

Ambarish Manepalli and Christopher VanDijk have won the 2012 CAPE New Writers Award for their feature script, COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS!

Congrats to Rishi and Chris!
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September 11 - COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS named finalist for CAPE New Writers Awards

COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS, a romantic comedy feature film project from director and co-writer Ambarish Manepalli, co-writer Christopher VanDijk and producer Geoffrey Quan, has been named a Finalist for the prestigious CAPE New Writers Awards!

The CAPE New Writers Awards will be presented on Thursday, September 27, in Los Angeles. Free tickets to the event are available here.
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September 10 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS in competition at Urbanworld

HIGH CARD TRUMPS is in Official Competition at the Urbanworld Film Festival, September 19-23, 2012, in New York City.

Shorts Program I
Friday, September 21, 12pm AMC 34th Street Theater 9
Saturday, September 22, 2pm AMC 34th Street Theater 11

Geoffrey Quan, screenwriter Stacey Parshall Jensen, and cast member Debra Olson-Tolar will be in attendance.

Tickets and passes are on sale here.
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August 14 - BE STILL selected for LA Shorts

BE STILL has been selected for the LA Shorts Fest, September 6-13, 2012.

Program 33
Wednesday, September 12, 7:30p
Laemmle Noho 7
5240 Lankershim Blvd.
North Hollywood, CA 91601
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August 10 - COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS returns to the IFP Project Forum

COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS, a romantic comedy feature film from writers Ambarish Manepalli and Christopher VanDijk, will return to IFP's Project Forum in September as part of the 2012 No Borders Co-Production Market. COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS participated in the 2011 Project Forum as part of the Emerging Narratives section.

The film will be directed by Ambarish Manepalli and produced by Geoffrey Quan.
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July 6 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS wins for Best Actress

Anoush NeVart has won the International Competition Best Actress Award from the Short Shorts Film Festival for her role as Dahab in High Card Trumps!
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June 6 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS selected for Martha's Vineyard

HIGH CARD TRUMPS has been selected for the Martha's Vineyard African American Film Festival, August 7-11, 2012.

Stay tuned for more details on screening times and places!
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May 30 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS to screen in San Francisco

HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at the San Francisco Black Film Festival, June 15-17, 2012.

SFBFF Schedule
HIGH CARD TRUMPS
Saturday, June 16, 12pm
Jazz Heritage Center - Media & Education Center
1330 Fillmore Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
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May 29 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS to premiere in Japan!

HIGH CARD TRUMPS will have its international premiere at the Short Shorts Film Festival in Tokyo, Japan! HIGH CARD TRUMPS is one of 46 films to be selected for international competition and will play in the International A program, June 15-30, 2012.

International A program
Omotesando Hills / Jun 22 18:00-19:50
Brillia Short Shorts Theater / Jun 19 15:00-16:50
Brillia Short Shorts Theater / Jun 29 19:20-21:10
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April 4 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS to screen at GI Film Fest

HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at the GI Film Festival in Washington DC. The fest, which honors American troops and their families, will run from from May 14-20. HIGH CARD TRUMPS will play on Saturday, May 19, at a special Salute to Military Families Event & Screening alongside the feature film, MEMORIAL DAY.

HIGH CARD TRUMPS
Saturday, May 19, 7pm
The US Navy Memorial
701 Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Washington, DC 20004

Tickets are on sale here.
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March 20 - BE STILL to premiere at Sarasota!

BE STILL will premiere at the Sarasota Film Festival, April 13-22, 2012. BE STILL will play in Shorts 4: Perspectives.

Shorts 4: Perspectives
Saturday, April 14, 9pm
Thursday, April 19, 12pm
Regal Hollywood 20, Theater 9
1993 Main Street
Sarasota, FL 34236

Tickets are on sale here!
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March 13 - Center for Asian American Media Fellowship

Geoff has been named a 2012 Center for Asian American Media Fellow!

Check out his blog post on for CAAM, on indie creative producing.
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January 16 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS to play 20th Annual Pan African Film Fest

HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at the 20th Annual Pan African Film Festival in Los Angeles, February 9-20.

UPDATE!
HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at PAFF as part of Shorts Program 6.

Shorts Program 6
Sun, Feb 12, 3pm
Mon, Feb 13, 1:30pm
Tue, Feb 14, 4:45pm
Rave Cinemas Baldwin Hills Crenshaw Plaza 15
4020 Marlton Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90008

Tickets on sale February 1st.
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January 10 - HIGH CARD TRUMPS selected for San Diego Black Film Fest

HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at the upcoming San Diego Black Film Festival, January 26-29, 2012.

UPDATE!
HIGH CARD TRUMPS will screen at SDBFF as part of the Hallelujah Shorts program, 6pm, Friday, January 27.

Hallelujah Shorts program
Friday, January 27, 6pm
Reading Cinemas Gaslamp 15
701 5th Avenue
San Diego, CA 92101

Tickets on sale here!
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November 15 - WINK WINS AT SEATTLE SHORTS!

A WINK OF THE EYE won the Audience Choice Award for Best Film at the inaugural Seattle Short Film Festival. Ambarish Manepalli was awarded Best Director.
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October 12 - A WINK OF THE EYE to play inaugural Seattle Shorts Festival

A WINK OF THE EYE will screen at the first annual Seattle Shorts Festival, November 12.

Saturday, November 12, 2:30 & 5:30pm
Grand Illusion Cinema
1403 NE 50th St.
Seattle, WA 98105
(206) 523-3935

Tickets on sale here.
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August 11 - COWBOYS VS INDIANS selected for IFP Project Forum

COWBOYS VERSUS INDIANS, a new romantic-comedy feature from director Ambarish Manepalli and producer Geoffrey Quan, and written by Manepalli and Christopher T. VanDijk, has been selected for the 2011 IFP Project Forum!

For more information about film, check out www.cowboysvsindians.com.
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August 4 - A WINK OF THE EYE selected for DC Shorts Film Festival

A WINK OF THE EYE will screen at the DC Shorts Film Festival, September 8-18, 2011. WINK will play as part of Showcase 10.

Showcase 10
Saturday, 9/10, 5pm @ E Street Cinema
Monday, 9/12, 5pm @ E Street Cinema
Saturday, 9/17, 6pm @ US Navy Memorial

Tickets on sale here!
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July 25 - A WINK OF THE EYE to screen at Rhode Island Film Fest

A WINK OF THE EYE will screen at the Rhode Island International Film Festival, August 9-14, as part of the Reel Love Shorts program.

Reel Love Shorts
Wednesday, August 10, 9:30pm
The Vets
1 Avenue of the Arts
Providence, RI 02903
401.621.9660
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April 11 - A WINK OF THE EYE wins at Ashland Film Fest!

A WINK OF THE EYE has won the Jim Teece Audience Award for Best Short Film: Narrative, at the 2011 Ashland Independent Film Festival.

WINK will screen this afternoon as part of the fest's Award Winning Shorts program, Varsity 3, 3:40pm.
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MARCH 31 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND at 16th Annual Asian American Showcase

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will play at the Foundation for Asian American Independent Media's 16th Annual Asian American Showcase in Chicago, April 1-14, 2011. TOWR will screen as part of a Best Of program curated by the Chicago Filipino Asian American Film Festival.

Best of CFAFF
Sunday, April 10, 4:15pm
Gene Siskel Film Center
164 North State Street
Chicago, Illinois 60601
(312) 846-2600
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March 12 - WINK at Ashland Independent Film Fest

A WINK OF THE EYE will play next at the Ashland Independent Film Festival, April 7-11, 2011, as part of the Short Stories program. Program includes Academy Award winner "God of Love," "After the Snow" by fellow Columbia alum Brooke Sebold, and "Digital Antiquities" from the ITVS Futurestates series.

Short Stories
Varsity 3 Friday, April 08, 2011 - 12:40 PM
Varsity 3 Saturday, April 09, 2011 - 6:40 PM
Varsity 3 Sunday, April 10, 2011 - 10:10 AM

Varsity Theatre
166 East Main Street
Ashland OR 97520

Tickets go on sale March 20.
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January 25 - A WINK OF THE EYE at Sedona Film Fest

A WINK OF THE EYE will screen at the Sedona International Film Festival, February 20-27, 2011, in front of the feature film, QUEEN TO PLAY.

Wednesday, February 23, 9:10pm
Saturday, February 26, 6:10pm

Harkins Sedona 6, Theatre 2
2081 W. Highway 89A
Sedona, AZ 86336
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October 12 - Film Independent's Project:Involve

Geoff has been selected by Film Independent as a 2011 Project:Involve fellow.
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September 18 - A WINK OF THE EYE to screen at Vancouver International Film Fest

A WINK OF THE EYE will screen at the Vancouver International Film Festival, September 30-October 15, as part of the of the Find a Reason to Believe shorts program.

Find a Reason to Believe
Friday, October 8, 9:00pm
Empire Granville 7, Theater 2
855 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 1K7

Sunday, October 10, 3:45pm
Pacific Cinematheque
1131 Howe Street
Vancouver, BC V6Z 2K8
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July 9 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND to screen at AFFD

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will screen at the Asian Film Festival of Dallas, as part of Shorts Program 1, Sunday, July 25th.

Explorations: AFFD Shorts Program 1
Sunday, July 25, 12pm
Landmark Magnolia Theater
West Village
3699 McKinney Avenue, Suite 100
Dallas, TX 75204
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June 28 - A WINK OF THE EYE wins at Palm Springs ShortFest!

On Sunday, June 26, A WINK OF THE EYE was awarded a Special Citation for Student Filmmaking at the Palm Springs International Shortfest.
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June 13 - A WINK OF THE EYE to premiere at Palm Springs ShortFest

A WINK OF THE EYE will premiere at the Palm Springs International ShortFest as part of the Boy Meets Girl program, Friday, June 25.

Boy Meets Girl
Friday, June 25, 7:30pm
Camelot Theatres
2300 E. Baristo Road
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Director Ambarish Manepalli and cinematographer Daniel Fazio will both be in attendance!

Tickets on sale June 15.
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November 24 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND included in the Year Zero show

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will screen as part of the Year Zero: Media-Maker Dialogues show, an exhibition of BRIO award-winning films curated by the Longwood Arts Project. The show runs December 2, 2009 through February 6, 2010, at the Longwood Arts Gallery.

For more information, visit the Bronx Council on the Arts.

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos
Hostos Community College
450 Grand Concourse at 149th Street
Bronx, NY 10451
718-518-6728

Gallery Hours: Mon - Sat: 10:00am to 6:00pm
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October 25 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND to screen at the Chicago Filipino American Film Fest

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will screen at the Chicago Filipino American Film Festival as part of the CFAFF Shorts Program, Sunday, November 8th.

CFAFF Shorts Program
Sunday, November 8th, 4:30pm
The Portage Theater
4050 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60641

Advance tickets on sale soon!
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October 23 - LONG DISTANCE at Sandhills Film Festival

LONG DISTANCE will be playing this weekend at the Sandhills Film Festival in Fayetteville, NC, as part of the Best of the Fest shorts program.
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October 13 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND to close the Vancouver Asian Film Festival

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will close the Vancouver Asian Film Festival on Sunday, November 8, with Quentin Lee's narrative feature, THE PEOPLE I'VE SLEPT WITH.

Closing Night Encore
Sunday, November 8, 9:30pm
Cinemark Tinseltown Theaters
88 West Pender Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 6B8, Canada
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September 28 UPDATE - THE OTHER WAY ROUND at San Diego Asian Film Festival

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will screen at the San Diego Asian Film Festival, October 15-29, as part of the Love in Translation shorts program, and the Sights and Sounds of a New Hope shorts program

All screenings will be at Ultrastar Cinemas, 7510 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego, CA 92108

Love in Translation
Thursday, October 15, 7:15pm
Saturday, October 17, 4:40pm
Tuesday, October 27, 9:25pm

Sights and Sounds of a New Hope
Friday, October 16, 7:20pm
Saturday, October 24, 10:10pm

Tickets on sale!
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September 22 UPDATE - THE OTHER WAY ROUND to open DC APA Film Fest

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will open the DC Asian Pacific American Film Festival, along with Annabel Park and Eric Byler's new documentary, 9500 Liberty. Tickets are on sale now!

Opening Night Screening & Afterparty
Thursday, October 1, 2009, at 7:30pm
Landmark E Street Cinema
555 11th Street NW
Washington, DC 20004
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September 10 - IFP Marcie Bloom Fellowship in Film

Geoffrey Quan has been selected as one of four participants for the IFP Marcie Bloom Fellowship in Film.
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July 1 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND at three festivals in late July!

LA Shorts Fest
Program 22 - Monday, July 27, 5:30pm
Laemmle Sunset 5
8000 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90046

Sacramento Film & Music Festival
Shorts Program - Sunday, August 2, 2:00pm
The Crest Theatre
1013 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95814

New York International Latino Film Festival
Cinedulce Shorts Showcase - Sunday, August 2, 5:15pm
Visual Arts Theater, Screen 1
333 W 23rd Street
New York, NY 10011

Tickets for all three will be going on-sale in a few days!
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June 3 - BRIO Grant Winner

Geoffrey Quan received a BRIO Artist Grant from the Bronx Council On the Arts.

For more information on the BRIO program and the Bronx Council On the Arts, please click here.
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April 7 - LONG DISTANCE at Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

LONG DISTANCE will be screening in Program 3 - Love, Longing, and Loss - at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.

Program 3 - Love, Longing, and Loss
Friday, May 1, 7:30pm, Directors' Guild of America

Tickets on sale now!
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March 31 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND at DisOrient Film Fest

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will be screening in the Road Less Traveled Shorts Program at the DisOrient Asian American Film Festival, in Eugene, OR. The festival will be held at Bijou Arts Cinema, April 17-19, 2009.

Road Less Traveled Shorts Program
Saturday, April 18, 12:00pm

Bijou Arts Cinema
492 E 13th Ave
Eugene, OR 97401
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March 31 - WINK OF THE EYE at Columbia University Film Fest

WINK OF THE EYE will be screening in Program D, at the 2009 Columbia University Film Festival in New York City.

Program D
Tuesday, April 28, 8pm

IFC Center
323 6th Avenue, at West 3rd Street

Tickets go on sale April 6. The festival runs from April 27 to May 7.
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March 4 - THE OTHER WAY ROUND at the Durango Independent Film Fest

THE OTHER WAY ROUND will be screening as part of the Foreign Influences Shorts Program at the Durango Independent Film Festival.

Foreign Influences Shorts Program
Friday, March 6, 3:00pm, The Abbey Theatre
Sunday, March 9, 9:00pm, The Abbey Theatre
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March 4 - LONG DISTANCE TO SCREEN IN BEIJING

LONG DISTANCE will be screening this Saturday, March 8th, in Beijing as part of the New Beijing International Movie Week. The film is nominated for the Crying Monkey Award.