Bay Area film fans! This one's for you. The Center for Asian American Media presents CAAMFest 2017, the nation's premiere event showcasing and celebrating bold and vibrant Asian American stories and storytellers. The 11-day festival, celebrating its 35th year, runs March 9-19 in San Francisco and Oakland.
The festival kicks off on Thursday, March 9 with the Opening Night Gala screening of Lena Khan's comedy The Tiger Hunter, starring Danny Pudi as an ambitious young man who leaves his small Indian village in pursuit of the American dream. Anybody want to go? I'm giving away some free tickets. Scroll down for details.
But first, here's the CAAMFest 2017 trailer:
Help CAAM celebrate another amazing milestone festival.
So, who wants to go? I'm giving away three pairs of tickets to attend the Opening Night Screening of The Tiger Hunter at the Castro Theatre and the Opening Night Gala party at the Asian Art Museum on Thursday, March 9. Here's how to enter for your chance to win:
Step 1: Follow @angryasianman on Twitter.
Step 2: Tweet this message:
I want to win #CAAMFest Opening Night tickets from @angryasianman! http://bit.ly/aam-caamfest2017
Step 3: I'll throw all the entries into a hat and pick three random winners, who will each receive a pair (2) of tickets to both the 2017 CAAMFest Opening Night Screening and Gala, happening Thursday, March 9 at the Castro Theatre and the Asian Art Museum.
Please, only one entry per person/Twitter account. Cheaters will be publicly shamed. The entry period ends on Monday, February 27 at 11:59AM PST. Winners will receive a Direct Message with further information. You must provide your own transportation to CAAMFest. And please, don't be a flake -- enter the giveaway only if you really plan on attending.
Good luck. If you'd rather not take your chances, you can buy Opening Night tickets here. For further information about CAAMFest, including the full schedule, details and tickets for all the screenings and events, visit the festival website and follow updates on the CAAMFest Facebook page.