A Lot Like You

A Film by Eliaichi Kimaro

Category Archives: Festivals

5 years ago today…

May 24, 2016

5 years ago today, Seattle International Film Festival rolled out the red carpet for the World Premiere of A LOT LIKE YOU at my all-time favorite theater, Harvard Exit (RIP). Being there with my beloved creative team–Tom Kenney, Pete Droge, and Eric Frith. And having Mom as a surprise guest […]

5 screening events in the Bay Area

March 9, 2015

DOCUMENTING THE DIASPORA: A TANZANIAN-KOREAN & AFRO-VIKING GO HOME Bay Area Circuit May 19-20 2015 Hey San Francisco/Oakland friends, Excited to announce that we have 5 upcoming screening events in 2 days!!! From the Press Release:  “Tanzanian-Korean-American filmmaker/activist Eliaichi Kimaro will be on hand to introduce A LOT LIKE YOU, […]

Documenting the Diaspora Series

March 7, 2015

Twitter Convo makes my day

April 1, 2014

Our primary outreach and engagement goals for A Lot Like You have been to get this film seen by as many people as possible AND to show up for the thoughtful conversations that our story evokes.   Until now, these two have gone hand in hand.  Whether I’m traveling to festivals, museums, campuses, […]

ALLY Project in Vancouver

November 15, 2013

This Fall has been a crazy season of work and travel.  But I’m finally surfacing, and look forward to having the time and space to reflect on some of the gems from the last few months…starting with these amazing ALLY Project cards from our encore screening at Vancouver Asian Film […]

Vancouver Asian Film Festival – encore screening

October 10, 2013

We were so honored to be invited back by Vancouver Asian Film Festival for an encore screening of A Lot Like You–as a kick off event for 2013 VAFF.  Our screening event was held at the beautiful Vancouver Public Library and was co-sponsored by community partners Hapa-palooza Festival and C3 […]

ALLY Review in Eugene Weekly

August 23, 2013

A Lot Like You  screens this weekendas part of Eugene Celebration’s “Film Zone.” Aug. 24 @ 4:30 and 5:30 pm at Bijou Metro. Check out Adrian Black’s lovely review of our film below, in the current issue of Eugene Weekly.  . . . . . . . Celebrated Cinema Inside the ECFilmZone […]

Rwanda Film Festival

July 20, 2013

We’re excited to announce that A Lot Like You will be screening on July 24 at 8:30pm at the Kigali Public Library.  The festival theme this year is “Our Mothers, Our Heroes”… And in a stroke of Uncanny coincidence, check out the name of the other film playing at the same […]

ALLY intro at DisOrient

May 3, 2013

It’s always a treat to hear how people choose to introduce this film at various events.  Often times, they pull info straight from our website.  Occasionally, someone will abandon this well-worn safety net, and just speak from the heart.  These are my favorite, because I learn so much from how […]

ALLY Wins Social Justice Award

April 30, 2013

  Just back from DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon, and waking up to the news that ALLY won the Jason D Mak Award for Social Justice!!!  Hope we continue to live up to this honor moving forward! Thank You to our dear friends in Eugene… Congratulations to all the […]

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