Mission Statement

The Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival is dedicated to supporting Asian American film, video and media makers both nationwide and throughout the upstate New York area while promoting films created by, starring, and/or about Asian Americans.

The Ithaca Pan Asian American Film Festival aims to:

  • Develop and support both emerging and experienced Asian American filmmakers and artists who work in a range of genres and styles
  • Engage audiences in a diverse and complex spectrum of Asian and Asian American works
  • Present students with the opportunity to learn about Asian American film and gain event-planning skills