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Friday, March 30, 2007


Monday, March 26, 2007

JOURNEY FROM THE FALL tops the charts!!!!

Dear Friends,

Help keep the momentum going - tell everyone you know to see JOURNEY FROM THE FALL!

Buy your tickets early.

For press - if you can run another story in your outlets this week, that would be great. We will open Dallas and Houston this Friday - March 30!

Let's keep pushing! This is very important!




ImaginAsian Pictures’ JOURNEY FROM THE FALL tops the charts!

#1 per-screen average in the country at $21,861 per screen

NEW YORK, March 26, 2007- ImaginAsian Pictures’ first theatrical release, JOURNEY FROM THE FALL made a spectacular bow in the opening weekend of its rolling theatrical release, earning the highest per-screen average of any film, specialty or mainstream, in the country with $21,861 per screen. Playing in four theaters, the film grossed $87,442 for the weekend.

"This is a defining moment for Asian American cinema and is a testament to the talent, determination and vision of the filmmakers and producers involved. All those who champion independent productions should draw inspiration from this!" said Michael Hong, CEO of ImaginAsian Entertainment, Inc.

Currently playing sold-out screenings in New York City, Westminster, and San Jose, and expanding nationwide beginning March 30, 2007, Journey from the Fall is directed by Ham Tran and is inspired by the true stories of Vietnamese refugees who fled their land after the fall of Saigon, and the struggles of those who stayed behind and suffered the brutalities of the re-education camps. The critically acclaimed film was an official selection of both the Sundance and the Pusan Film Festivals, and has won more than 10 awards at 20 festivals around the world.

The film stars Kieu Chinh, Long Nguyen, Diem Lien, Nguyen Thai Nguyen, and Jayvee Mai The Hiep.

Journey from the Fall ( is an ImaginAsian Pictures release, a division of ImaginAsian Entertainment, Inc.

About ImaginAsian Pictures
ImaginAsian Pictures ( ) is ImaginAsian Entertainment’s feature film distribution division dedicated to cutting-edge and critically acclaimed Asian films. It aims to establish a slate of diverse releases, bringing the best of Asian cinema to American screens.

About ImaginAsian Entertainment
ImaginAsian Entertainment, Inc. ( is a multimedia company that promotes Asian Pacific American culture to mainstream America. Headquartered in New York City, ImaginAsian Entertainment uses a fully integrated marketing strategy through multiple platforms: ImaginAsian TV (America’s First 24/7 Asian American Network), The ImaginAsian Theater (New York’s Premier Asian American Theater), ImaginAsian Pictures (distribution of cutting-edge and critically acclaimed Asian films), ImaginAsian Home Entertainment (video/DVD unit dedicated to quality Asian home entertainment), ImaginAsian Radio (the sound of Asian America), and iaLink (ImaginAsian’s community-based e-zine).



Friday, March 23, 2007


Please support director HAM TRAN's superb feature film debut: JOURNEY FROM THE FALL, opening TODAY!

JOURNEY FROM THE FALL, an official 2006 Sundance Film Festival selection, is an award-winning film that finally reveals the untold story of what happened to millions of Vietnamese after the fall of Saigon.

Determined not to let one of the most pivotal events in modern history be forgotten, director Ham Tran has crafted a searing epic that traces the route of the boat people, from Vietnam to America, and the fate of those left behind.

Starring Kieu Chinh and Long Nguyen, and winner of 12 international film awards, including the official selection of the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, JOURNEY FROM THE FALL has been hailed by critics as "striking in its timeliness, unforgettable in its impact."


Finally, a film about our community, made from our perspective...

For more info, please see:

***Exclusively at the Regal Garden Grove Stadium 16, 9741 Chapman Ave., Garden Grove, (800) 326-3284; and the Edwards Westminster 10, 6721 Westminster Blvd., Westminster, (800) 326-3264, #172.***