Archive for March, 2012

Thank you OUTFEST Fusion for the wonderful screening!

Got another good news! “Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks” got accepted into the 15th Amsterdam LGBT Film Festival. We will be playing on Mar18th (Sunday) at THE WEIRD & THE WONDERFUL SHORTS program in Amsterdam. It is our first time playing in Europe, and our 11th film festival showing. Thank you Amsterdam! March’s been a wonderful month with “Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks” playing at 5 film festivals around the World. Woohoo!!

Tonight at 8:30pm, “Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks” will be screening at Sundance Kabuki  in San Francisco. Check out their program. Look forward to see you all tonight.

First screening at SFIAAFF

Posted: March 13, 2012 in Uncategorized

Director Alex Chu and actor Derek Lui had a great time on the first night of screening at the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival.  We are looking forward to our second screening tomorrow Mar 14th at 8:30pm, Sundance Kabuki.

Thank you China Town San Francisco for the mention!

SFIAAFF official trailer

Posted: March 9, 2012 in Uncategorized

Two more days before our screening at the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival. We are looking forward to it. Now, check out SFIAAFF’s official trailer. See you all on Sunday Mar 11th.

Landed on Huffington Post

Posted: March 9, 2012 in Uncategorized

Thank you Huffington Post for this wonderfully written article. 

From George Heymont: ” Alex Chu’s ridiculously over-the-top Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks may well hold the honor of being the world’s first gay Asian-American martial arts zombie musical mashup. Derek Lui stars as Justin Huang, a handsome young gay Asian American who lacks health insurance and is stuck waiting in a discount hospital for a kidney transplant………..”

Click on the picture to read the entire article.

Thank you The Bay Area Reporter Online for the mention!

From David Lamble:  “XXX shorts program features three lighter films: The Arrival, Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks and Looking for Jiro(SFFS, 3/11; Kabuki, 3/14)”

We are excited about our San Francisco screening this Sunday and next Wednesday!

Opening night of SFIAAFF

Posted: March 8, 2012 in Uncategorized

Tonight is the opening night of the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival. Quentin Lee’s latest feature “White Frog”, starring BooBoo Stewart from “Twilight Saga: Breaking Down”, and Joan Chen is the opening film of the festival. Congratulations to Quentin! As for our film “Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks”, we will be playing on Mar 11th and Mar 14th at the  Shorts Program. We hope to see you all there.



OUTFEST Fusion Launch Party

Posted: March 8, 2012 in Uncategorized

‎”Fortune Cookie Magic Tricks” will be playing at OUTFEST Fusion on Mar 24th at the historic Egyptian Theatre. Director Alex Chu and actor Derek Lui attended the Fusion Launch Party of OUTFEST last Thursday on Mar 1st.

OUTFEST has a very strong line up this year. Check out their program.