Serve the People Film Night: Short Films from the Movement


Wednesday, January 15, 2014

7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Wednesday, January 15, 2014
at Interference Archive
A sampling of short films produced during the Asian American Movement focused on reclaiming histories and capturing contemporary organizing. Following the screening, film programmer Chi-hui Yang will lead a discussion of the rise of Asian American film institutions during the Movement era.
Wong Sinsaang (12 min, 1971) by Eddie Wong (Visual Communications/LA)
Manzanar (16 min, 1972) by Robert Nakamura (Visual Communications/LA)
Cruisin’ J-town (30 min, 1974) by Duane Kubo (Visual Communications/LA)
…I Told You So (1973) by Alan Kondo
Spikes to Spindles (10 min excerpt, 1976) by Christine Choy (Asian Cinevision/NY)
Fall of the I-Hotel (10 min excerpt, 1983) (Center for Asian American Media/SF)
Co-sponsored by Visual Communications