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SAN FRANCISCO—HOLLYWOOD CHINESE at Chinatown Community Film Festival—CANCELLED
March 20, 2020 @ 10:30 am – 2:30 pm
Note: this event has been cancelled until further notice.
SAN FRANCISCO—Award-winning filmmaker and author Arthur Dong presents excerpts of his critically acclaimed film HOLLYWOOD CHINESE at the Chinatown Community Film Festival. Other clips to be screened include “Sewing Women” and “Forbidden City USA.” An author conversation and wine reception will follow the presentation. Register here. Friday, March 20, 2020, 5:30-9:30 pm Clarion Performing Arts Center #2 Waverly Place San Francisco, CA 94018 HOLLYWOOD CHINESE (2007) weaves together a wondrous portrait of actors, directors, writers, and movie icons who have defined American feature films, from the silent era to the current new wave of Asian American cinema. Entertaining and enlightening, HOLLYWOOD CHINESE shows how Asians have overcome racism to conjure unforgettable performances in groundbreaking films.
This film is supported by California Humanities through a California Documentary Project grant.