FEATURE FILM TRAILER: MY YANG GANG DIARY, 80min., USA, Documentary

MY YANG GANG DIARY, 80min., USA, Documentary
Directed by Ching Juhl

Filmmaker Ching Juhl captures 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang ‘s campaign through the eyes of his supporters on the ground, known affectionately as the Yang Gang. Juhl documents her 10-month journey with members of the Yang Gang across 12 cities in four states: New York, Connecticut, Iowa and New Hampshire.

May 2021 Festival – Highlights and Videos

Best FEATURE Film Winner Showcase:

MY YANG GANG DIARY, 80min., USA, Documentary

Directed by Ching Juhl

Filmmaker Ching Juhl captures 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang ‘s campaign through the eyes of his supporters on the ground, known affectionately as the Yang Gang. Juhl documents her 10-month journey with members of the Yang Gang across 12 cities in four states: New York, Connecticut, Iowa and New Hampshire.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Video:

Director Biography – Ching Juhl (My Yang Gang Diary)

Ching Juhl, Chinese American, is a passionate filmmaker, video journalist and music educator. She has directed, produced, shot and edited more than 30 documentary shorts. She is the founder/owner of Juhl Media. Juhl has created and published more than 600 videos on social media, and topics ranging from current events to education, from live interviews to music productions. Ching Juhl’s films “Lingering Time”, “That Moment” and “Viva la Viola” were screened in Asia, Europe and North America. Her doc short “Black Lives Matter” was world premiered at the Socially Relevant Film Festival NY in 2020. Educated at New York University and Indiana University, she taught at Touro College, St. Joseph’s College, and she has been directing Music Studio Manhattan since 2001.

January 2021 Festival – Highlights and Videos

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
AUDIENCE CHOICE Best FILM: MY FRIEND, THE MAYOR: SMALL-TOWN POLITICS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP

Theme of night: The intelligent prevail.

NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

AMERICAN DREAM, 19min., France, Drama
MY FRIEND, THE MAYOR:
SMALL-TOWN POLITICS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP, 60min., USA, LGBT/Documentary
HONG KONG DIALOGUES, 40min., Hong Kong, Period Piece Family Drama

The beginning of a (temporary) new era.

See you at the festivals. Whenever that happens!

– Matthew Toffolo

HIGHLIGHTS & VIDEOS: January 2021 POLITICAL Festival (Premiere Festival Event)

AUDIENCE AWARD WINNERS:
Best SHORT FILM: AMERICAN DREAM
Best SHORT DOC: HONG KONG DIALOGUES
Best FEATURE FILM: MY FRIEND, THE MAYOR: SMALL-TOWN POLITICS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP

Theme of night: The last act reveal.

NOTE: Festival took place during the COVID-19 virus lockdown so all screenings were held in private.

Watch the Audience FEEDBACK Videos:

festival posterAMERICAN DREAM, 19min.
France, Drama

festival poster HONG KONG DIALOGUES, 40min.
Hong Kong, Period Piece Family Drama

festival poster MY FRIEND, THE MAYOR:

SMALL-TOWN
POLITICS
IN THE AGE OF TRUMP,
60min. USA, LGBT/Documentary

The beginning of a (temporary) new era.

See you at the festivals. Whenever that happens!

– Matthew Toffolo