Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

OAKLAND—Untold Herstories: Finding Kukan

June 30, 2019 @ 7:00 am8:45 am

Still from FINDING KUKAN. 

OAKLAND—Director Robin Lung investigates the compelling story of Hawaiʻi born Li Ling-Ai, the uncredited producer of KUKAN. KUKAN is a landmark color documentary about World War II China that received an Academy Award in 1942 before becoming “lost” for decades. In Robin’s film Finding KUKAN, she discovers a badly damaged print of KUKAN and pieces together the inspirational tale behind the remarkable accomplishments of Li and her cameraman Rey Scott.

A dialogue with Director Robin Lung will follow the film.

Event is free; donations welcome. RSVP: https://re-presentmedia.ticketleap.com/kukan/

Sunday, June 30th 2:00pm-3:45pm 

East Side Cultural Center 
2277 International Boulevard 
Oakland, CA 

For more information about Finding Kukan and the Telling Our Stories Public Film Series, visit: http://re-presentmedia.org/

This screening is supported by a Humanities For All Project Grant.

Details

Date:
June 30, 2019
Time:
7:00 am – 8:45 am
Event Categories:
,
Event Tags:
, , ,
Website:
https://re-presentmedia.ticketleap.com/kukan/

Venue

Eastside Cultural Center
2277 International Boulevard
Oakland, CA United States
+ Google Map
Website:
https://www.eastsideartsalliance.org/