Liza Solberg


Filmmaker Spotlight: Emily Chang

"Parachute Girls," written by and starring Emily Chang, is featured on the X1 International destination this month. We had the pleasure of asking Emily what inspired her filmmaking journey and how her Asian-American heritage influences her work. Tell us about your film featured on X1 this month. Emily Chang: My film is called "Parachute Girls." It centers […]

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The Challenger

Filmmaker Spotlight: Bao Tran

"A" stands for Asian action! This month on the X1 International destination, we're featuring a specially curated collection of Asian action films, from cult classics to independent shorts. We spoke with "The Challenger" filmmaker Bao Tran on his experience and inspiration as an Asian-American filmmaker. This interview has been edited for length and clarity by XFINITY. […]

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Out Run

‘Out Run’ Documentary on the Leader of the World’s LGBTQ Political Party

This interview is provided by CAAM and has been edited for length and clarity by XFINITY. Directors S. Leo Chiang and Johnny Symons chat about documenting the leader of Ladlad, possibly the world's only LGBT political party, which is in the Philippines. Their documentary, "Out Run," tells the story of Ladlad leader Bemz Benedito, as she aims […]

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What to Watch on X1 International in July

Say "International" into your X1 remote to be transported to a world of international entertainment! The X1 International destination is home to specially curated movie collections, new and popular TV series, KPOP and Bollywood music, and more year-round. This July is event central! Be transported to the Anime Expo and IIFA Awards with free previews, […]

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