• Preserves film prints, digital masters and related materials in a collection focusing on the culturally important works of independent Asian filmmakers.

  • Promotes appreciation and build cultural value of Asian films through research, education and publication.

  • Provides access to comprehensive Asian film resources as a source of inspiration for creative processes, teaching, and research.

  • Nurtures a community with a passion for Asian cinema and encourage new audiences to appreciate Asian films through curated screenings and discussions.