The Chinese in Hollywood Project.

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The Chinese in Hollywood Project (working title) Presented by Arthur Dong Introduction: Robert A. Corrigan Moderator: Jenny Lau Session 4G Friday, 3:15-4:30 Sakura A

SYNOPSIS: This latest documentary from the producer of Forbidden City, U.S.A., and Sewing Woman, traces the cultural and social history of the Chinese in American Hollywood feature films, from the early 1900s to present day. Interviews combined with film clips show how Hollywood included and represented the Chinese to detail a neglected but fascinating chapter of movie history.

PRODUCER/DIRECTOR: Oscar-nominated and three-time Sundance award-winning filmmaker Arthur Dong produced the seminal Chinese American documentaries, Forbidden City, USA and Sewing Woman. During the past twenty years, Dong's work has received over 80 American and international film awards, including the Peabody Award, and has been supported by fellowships from the National Endowment for Arts and both...

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