Who We Are
Based in San Diego, ACMA reaches throughout the entire Southern California region to support its filmmakers and storytellers, as well as highlight the people, organizations, and events that create positive change within the Asian American and Pacific Islander community.
We offer various programs including media training, webinars, a podcast series, a cultural television series, community webinars, and an online business directory for AAPI business owners. Through these programs, we aim to bring a voice of unity for everyone in our community.
2021 ACMA Award Nominations Now Open
ACMA invites its community members to nominate Asian American and Pacific Islander leaders and changemakers. This year, there are seven different categories for which individuals or organizations can be nominated. Category topics include Cultural Awareness, Community Outreach, and Media (Television, Film, Online and Print Media) to name a few. Please visit our nomination page for more information.
ACMA Receives Two California Arts Countil Grants
This year, ACMA was granted two grants by the California Arts Council in support of their programs and initiatives. These include the “Impact Projects” and “Arts & Cultural Organizations General Operating Relief” grants. ACMA is honored to receive these supporting resources that allow them to continue their important mission in uplifting Asian American and Pacific Islander communities during times when they need it most.