More Norman Mao screenings on Shorts International on DirecTV!

Here’s the latest on the broadcast schedule for Norman Mao on Channel 568 DirecTV Shorts International! Tune in!

March 8, 2012 – 11:17pm EST
March 9, 2012 – 8:00pm EST
March 11, 2012 – 3:00pm EST
March 12, 2012 – 6:00am EST
March 12, 2012 – 6:00pm EST
March 14, 2012 – 10:30pm EST
March 16, 2012 – 6:00am EST
March 17, 2012 – 1:30pm EST
March 18, 2012 – 5:30pm EST
March 19, 2012 – 1:47am EST
March 20, 2012 – 5:30am EST
March 20, 2012 – 10:00pm EST
March 26, 2012 – 9:30pm EST
March 27, 2012 – 2:17am EST
April 1, 2012 – 9:00pm EST
April 4, 2012 – 2:47am EST
April 4, 2012 – 8:30am EST
April 5, 2012 – 12:30pm EST
April 6, 2012 – 4:30pm EST
April 7, 2012 – 8:30pm EST
April 10, 2012 – 12:00pm EST
April 11, 2012 – 3:17am EST

Norman Mao to be broadcast on Shorts International DirecTV 568 throughout March!

We’re pleased to announce that The Potential Wives of Norman Mao will be broadcast on Shorts International’s DirecTV channel 568 throughout March! We are included in the “Best of the Fest” zone. This is our first broadcast so we’ve very excited! If you have DirecTV, tune in and visit www.shorts.tv.

Schedule:
March 8, 2012 – 11:17pm EST
March 9, 2012 – 8pm EST
March 11, 2012 – 3pm EST
March 12, 2012 – 6am EST
March 12, 2012 – 6pm EST
March 14, 2012 – 10:30pm EST
March 16, 2012 – 6am EST

DirecTV Channel 568

Norman Mao Buzz & Derek Interviews

We have been featured on several different websites and media outlets. Come take a look at what people are saying about us!


Larry Yu of Seattle-newspaper, The International Examiner, interviews Derek about making Norman Mao!
July 9, 2011
http://www.iexaminer.org/arts/derek-nguyen-talks-filmmaking-“wives/

Awesome site Bicoastal Bitchin posted a profile of Derek Nguyen and his obsessions!
Feb. 7, 2011
http://bicoastalbitchin.com/2011/02/07/bcb-profilin-derek-nguyen/

AArisings did an extensive interview with Derek Nguyen on their site! See who is Derek’s inspirations, his guilty pleasure, and what his New Year’s resolution is!
Jan. 5, 2011
http://www.aarising.com/content.php?74-Writer-Director-Derek-Nguyen-A-Profiled

Azine and Asian American Movement, two awesome websites devoted to progressive, radical & revolutionary Asian American perspectives, posted a lengthy interview with our writer/director Derek Nguyen!
Jan. 4, 2011
http://apimovement.com/potential-wives-norman-mao/promising-talents-derek-nguyen
http://asianamericanmovement.wordpress.com/2011/01/04/the-promising-talents-of-derek-nguyen/

Check out this cool website of Star Trek videos called Final Frontier Media who’s helping us spread the word about your film!
Jan. 2, 2011
http://www.finalfrontiermedia.nl/index.php

Cool blogger Tak Toyoshima interviews our very own Derek Nguyen on his awesome blog, Secret Asian Man!
Dec. 20, 2010
http://secretasianmancomics.blogspot.com/2010/12/interview-with-potential-wives-of.html

The super-cool Metropolitan Arts League posted an extensive fireside chat with our writer/director Derek Nguyen!
Dec. 16, 2010
http://www.metroartsleague.com/2010/12/q-writerdirector-derek-nguyen-on.html

We’ve been featured on a popular Star Trek website, Subspace Communique! “Oh my!”
Dec. 16, 2010
http://subspacecommunique.com/content/2010/12/16/new-comedy-short-film-narrated-star-trek’s-george-takei-“oh-my”

Blogger extraordinaire Gil Asakawa posted on his website, Pop Stuff, about our Kickstarter campaign!
Dec. 16, 2010
http://gilasakawa.posterous.com/donate-to-the-potential-wives-of-norman-mao-a

We heart Angry Asian Man! Check out his very popular blog that features our little film!
Dec. 13, 2010
http://blog.angryasianman.com/2010/12/kickstarter-potential-wives-of-norman.html

The very comprehensive fan site Tribe Heaven for the international hit show, The Tribe, posted our Kickstarter campaign on their site and featured cast member, Michelle Ang! They’re even backers for the film!
Dec. 9, 2010
http://tribeheaven.co.uk/cast/2011/01/01/the-potential-wives-of-norman-mao-derek-nguyen-michelle-ang/

One of the authorities on APA representation in media, Channel APA gave us an awesome shout out!
Dec. 6, 2010
http://www.channelapa.com/2010/12/the-potential-wives-of-norman-mao.html

The bad-ass blog site Bicoastal Bitchin was the first to break the news about us! Cool!
Dec. 8, 2010
http://bicoastalbitchin.com/2010/12/08/the-potential-wives-of-norman-mao/