The Films of Vu Pham @ NW Film Center – Jan 26th, 2017

MEMORY’S LONELY BREATH, the collected films of Vu Pham, will be screening at the NW Film Center in Portland, Oregon on Jan. 26, 2017, at 7 PM. Tickets and info available here. The films of Vu Pham are not comfort food. They are not pleasing or fun or reassuring or even inspiring, if you abide by any of the common definitions …(read more)

OUT OF THE MARGINS: Video Poem :: Bao Phi

OUT OF THE MARGINS is excited to be featuring visual-poetic works this June. Here, we dive into the intersection of the …(read more)

The People Make the Peace

The People Make the Peace: Lessons from the Vietnam Antiwar Movement is a new collection of reflections and analyses of the …(read more)

Martin Luther King, Jr., on Vietnam

Today is Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday. He’s remembered in the United States mostly for his “I Have a Dream” …(read more)

Terror in Little Saigon

On November 3rd, PBS will be airing “Terror in Little Saigon”, an investigative report on the unresolved events that inspired several …(read more)


KATE HERS AND LINH SONG WIN IN OUR SUBSCRIBER DRIVE! diaCRITICS wants to add 100 new subscribers! The 25th, 50th, 75th, …(read more)

San Francisco Global Vietnamese Film Festival 2013—Interview

It’s that time again! The San Francisco Global Vietnamese Film Festival is having their second biennial film and video showcase …(read more)

The Films of Nguyen Trinh Thi at Cycle 84–a hub of Cinema in Paris

Do you want to support the arts?  Do you think international cinema is the hallmark of global citizenship? Then this …(read more)

Gabby Quynh-Anh Miller on Making Art and Trouble in Viet Nam

diaCRITICS is excited to share this L.A. Times Q&A with artist Gabby Quynh-Anh Miller, where she discusses the restrictive cultural and political environment …(read more)

Dinh Q. Lê’s "Erasure" Opens in Australia

Acclaimed artist Dinh Q. Lê, the first Vietnamese name to have a solo show at Museum of Modern Art in …(read more)

Andrew Lam reads at the Asian American Theater Company

Andrew Lam doesn’t need much of an introduction around here.  His two books, Perfumed Dreams and East Eats West, are …(read more)

Enforcing the Silence: The Unsolved Murder of Lam Duong

Have you heard of Lam Duong? Chances are you haven’t. Tony Nguyen’s new documentary, Enforcing the Silence, wants to change …(read more)

The Making of a Vietnamese American Singer-Songwriter

Giana Nguyễn’s new album is coming out in two days, and diaCRITIC Thúy Võ Đặng is here to tell us more …(read more)