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What to Watch on X1 Asian American Film & TV: Lunar New Year Edition

Celebrate Lunar New Year with X1 Asian American Film & TV from January 28 to February 28. Enjoy thousands of hours of special movies, TV, music, free previews, and more! Join the celebration by saying "Asian American" into your X1 Voice Remote to watch all your favorite Asian American movies and TV!  Special Collections […]

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What to Watch on X1 Asian American Film & TV in December

With the holidays right around the corner, December is packed with family-friendly entertainment on the X1 Asian American Film & TV destination. Say "Asian American" into your X1 Voice Remote and prepare to binge-watch all your favorite Asian American movies and TV this winter! Three Must-See TV Events "The Gifted" Fall finale starring Jamie Chung […]

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Filmmaker Spotlight: Zheng Kang

"Lion Dance" directed by Zheng Kang featured on the X1 Asian American destination within the Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival collection. We had the chance to ask Zheng what inspired his filmmaking journey, and how his Chinese heritage influences his work. Tell us about your film featured on X1 this month! Zheng Kang: "Lion Dance" is an animated short […]

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‘Good Behavior’ Serves Up Letty’s Best Disguise Yet

In "Good Behavior," Letty Raines (Michelle Dockery) always gets what she wants. She even got back the one thing that had eluded her for so long-her son, Jacob (Nyles Julian Steele). Unfortunately, the deal she struck with the FBI to regain custody of her son nearly cost her the love of an assassin named Javier […]

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XFINITY LGBTQ Is Here, Queer and Bringing the Fear

Historically a genre lacking representation of LGBTQ community members, horror has a unique relationship with its queer viewers. There are many competing theories as to why that is, whether it's empathy with the demonized monster and/or with the victimized slasher bait … or perhaps it's just our stronger appreciation for the fine art of camp. […]

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‘El Canto del Colibrí’: Música para los oídos de la juventud LGBTQ

Translated by: Marcela Ramirez A medida que el Mes de la Herencia Hispana continúa y nos adentramos en el Mes de la Historia LGBTQ, hay una película que se destaca ya que traspasa ambos mundos y acorta la compleja brecha que muchos miembros de la comunidad LGBTQ latinx enfrentan. A través de un diálogo poderoso, […]

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‘El Canto del Colibrí’: Music to the Ears of LGBTQ Youth

As Hispanic Heritage Month continues and we start gearing up for LGBTQ History Month, one film comes to mind that straddles both worlds and bridges the complex gap many LatinX LGBTQ community members face. Through powerful dialogue, "El Canto del Colibrí" explores the relationships between Latino immigrant fathers and their LGBTQ family members. Much like […]

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XFINITY LGBTQ Community Recommendations: The Trevor Project

The Trevor Project is the only accredited national organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to LGBTQ people under the age of 25. Trevor offers a suite of crisis intervention and suicide prevention programs, including TrevorLifeline, TrevorText and TrevorChat, as well as a peer-to-peer social network called TrevorSpace. The Trevor Project also offers an education program with resources for […]

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