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PAAFF Animated Shorts: Lunar New Year 2018
February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm UTC-5
PAAFF will be showing animated shorts at International House’s Lunar New Year 2018: The Year of the Dog event. Bring the family!
FILM SCREENINGS TIMES:
• 7:30PM – Zodiac Run
• 8:20PM – Lion Dance
ABOUT THE EVENT:
The Lunar New Year is also known as the Spring Festival and is a time to wish one another luck and prosperity for the upcoming year. International House Philadelphia will welcome the Year of the Dog with our annual celebration that has typically seen sell-out crowds and is among our most popular and sought after events. The evening includes an exhilarating Lion Dance and show of traditional music and dance performances and martial arts demonstrations, followed by a reception featuring tastings of traditional Chinese cuisine and cultural activities.
Held in the Ibrahim Theater and Galleria
• Philadelphia Suns
• Chinese Arts Center in Philadelphia
• Great Wall Chinese School Little Mulan Dance Troupe
• Qin Qian & Kathryn Woodard
• Siu Lum Academy
• Short films from Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
• Activities by Asian Arts Initiative and The Franklin Institute
• Asian American Chamber of Commerce of Greater Philadelphia
• Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
• Asian Arts Initiative