KollabCast Episode 165 – Meet the 2018 HBO APA Visionaries
This episode is all about the next generation of visionaries! Earlier this month at the 2018 Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival, we attended the premiere of the 2018 HBO APA Visionaries Short Films. Three directors, chosen out of thousands of submissions, will have their films showcased on HBO during the month of May and available to stream on HBO Go and Now apps. The KollabCast was able to sit down with the three directors, Huay-Bing Law, Fiona Roan, and Maritte Go, to talk about their films as well as their experiences as Asian American film directors. We also chat with representatives from HBO Leonardo Nam, Sujata Day, and Jackie Gagne.
This is the last of our 3 episodes covering Visual Communication‘s Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival 2018.
Featured guests in this episode:
Leonardo Nam (@leonardo_nam) – 2018 HBO APA Visionaries Ambassador
Sujata Day (@sujataday) – 2019 HBO APA Visionaries Ambassador
Jackie Gagne – HBO VP of Multicultural Marketing
Huay-Bing Law (@huaylaw) – 2018 APA HBO Visionaries Finalist, Director of June
Feng-I Fiona Roan – 2018 HBO APA Visionaries Finalist, Director of Jie Jie
Maritte Go (IG: martygo) – 2018 HBO APA Visionaries Finalist, Director of Remittance
This week’s intro & outro music is “Calling For You” the new single from Kollab Alum Travis Atreo
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