Posts by Leo Chiang

VERSAILLES named ALA Notable Video

The American Library Association has selected A VILLAGE CALLED VERSAILLES as one of 15 Notable Videos for Adults 2011. The list includes “15 outstanding programs released on video within the past two years and suitable for all libraries serving adults. Its purpose is to call attention to recent video releases that make a significant contribution […]

CoF Family Philanthropy Conf (New York City) – Mon 1/24

WHAT: Council on Foundations Film & Video Fest WHEN: Monday 1/24 @ 10:15-11:25 am WHERE: Belasco Meeting Rm, 5th Flr, New York Marriott Marquis A part of the Council on Foundations Family Philanthropy Conf from 1/23-25 in New York City. Open to conference attendees.

Santa Clara University (Santa Clara, CA) – Mon 1/24

WHAT: Screening @ Santa Clara University WHEN: Monday 1/24 @ 6:30-9 pm WHERE: Recital Hall (Center for Performing Arts/Musica and Dance Building), 500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA 95053 Director S. Leo Chiang to attend. Free & open to the public.

January 2011 Update – MLK Day of Service events

Following a brief hiatus over the holiday season, A VILLAGE CALLED VERSAILLES is charging full steam ahead into 2011. We are excited to share with you that HandsOn Network, the volunteer-focused arm of Points of Light Institute and the largest volunteer network in the country, has chosen to include our film in their Martin Luther King, […]

FREE Community Cinema screenings – Jan 2011

Join us at these screenings presented by HandsOn Network for the MLK Day of Service 2011 events in partnership with ITVS, Campus Kitchens Project and the North Carolina Campus Compact. All screenings are FREE and open to the public. Please check back frequently for additional screenings near you. (list sorted by date) ST. PAUL, MN: WHAT: FREE MLK […]

American Public Health Film Festival (Denver, CO) – Wed 11/10

WHAT: American Public Health Association Film & Media Festival WHEN: Wednesday 11/10 @ 10:30a-12p WHERE: Colorado Convention Center Registration is required. The festival is a part of the APHA Annual Meeting that explores international public health issues.

Cornell University (Ithaca, NY) – Sat 11/6

WHAT: FREE Screening @ Cornell University WHEN: Saturday 11/6 @ 3:30 p WHERE: Anabel Taylor Hall Auditorium, Cornell University Cornell United Religious Work, the campus interfaith organization, is bringing out Father Vien and Leo out for two days of wonderful programming in addition to the film screening. Check out the web page for more info.

Georgetown Univ (Washington, DC) – Mon 11/8

WHAT: FREE screening @ Georgetown University WHEN: Monday 11/8 @ 7p WHERE: Intercultural Center, Rm 103. Georgetown University Vietnamese Student Association presents, and Leo will attend.

South Alabama Film Festival (Mobile, AL) – Sun 11/7

WHAT: FREE screening @ South Alabama Film Festival WHEN: Sunday 11/7 @ 2p WHERE: Museum of Mobile, 111 South Royal St., Mobile, AL

November Update

We continue to take A VILLAGE CALLED VERSAILLES on the road, with a couple festival screenings and several others on college campuses in November: ITHACA, NY: WHAT: FREE Screening @ Cornell University WHEN: Saturday 11/6 @ 3:30 p WHERE: Anabel Taylor Hall Auditorium, Cornell University Cornell United Religious Work, the campus interfaith organization, is bringing […]

October update

I wanted to update you on my latest film project commissioned by the Center for Asian American Media (CAAM) about Joseph Cao, the first Vietnamese-American Congressman. We just began the editing process, and will continue to follow Congressman Cao through the upcoming November election. Look for the film next Spring on PBS, and we’ll of […]

East Lansing Film Festival (Michigan)- 10/23-10/24

WHAT: East Lansing Film Festival WHEN: 10/23- 10/24 WHERE: Please check the venues page for updated information- INFO: Please check the website for updated information-

DOCSDF (Mexico City, Mexico)- Fr.-Sun. 10/22-24

WHAT: DOCSDF Film Festival in Mexico City, Mexico WHEN: Friday 10/22 @ 5pm, Saturday 10/23 @ 2pm, Sunday 10/24 @ 1:30pm WHERE: Fr.- SALA LUMIÈRE, Sat.- CINE LIDO, Sun.- JAIMA CIUDAD UNIVERSITARIA, Mexico City, Mexico INFO: Associate Producer Brittney Shepherd to attend.

Pacific Rim Film Festival (Santa Cruz, CA)- Sat. 10/16 @ 4pm

WHAT: FREE Screening at the Pacific Rim Film Festival WHEN: Saturday 10/16 @ 4pm, Tuesday 10/19 @ 1pm WHERE: Sat.- Del Mar Theatre, 1124 Pacific Avenue; Tues.- Rio Theate, 1205 Soquel Avenue, Santa Cruz, CA INFO: Director S. Leo Chiang, Associate Producers Eva Moss and Brittney Shepherd to attend.

Sacramento Public Library (Sacramento, CA)- Wed. 10/6 @ 6:30pm

WHAT: FREE Screening at the Sacramento Public Library WHEN: Wednesday 10/6 @ 6:30pm WHERE: Valley Hi – North Laguna Library, 6351 Mack Road, Sacramento, CA 95823 INFO: Director S. Leo Chiang to attend.