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Asia Major

| January 8, 2013 | Parties National

THE PARTY Filmmakers, actors and starstruck cinephiles flocked to the Town & Country Hotel for the San Diego Asian Film Festival’s 13th annual Gala Awards Night, which capped off the 10-day fest. THE SCENE Star Trek star George Takei and actors Jamie Chung and Lynn Chen were among the nearly 700 guests who attended the affair that flowed with sake and jammed with dance courtesy of Culture Shock. THE HIGHLIGHTS Legendary director and local Chung Cheng Wa was honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award for sparking America’s kung fu craze in the 1970s with his film, Five Fingers of Death. Kapow! Photography by Steven Lam


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