“The steps that artists are taking, it shifts the imagination of what can be. That makes a new politics possible.”
The original reel was bought at an estate sale, which then passed hands through several hands before landing at CAAM. It features a Chinese family’s birthday party for a family elder (1940s or 1950s).
“For the Asian American community, seeing John Cho in a role on TV or in a movie has always been a triumph.”
Kim Sunée (“A Mouthful of Stars”) shares her recipe for fresh kimchi.
MEMORIES TO LIGHT
Memories to Light is a project to collect and digitize home movies and to share them – and the stories they tell — to a broad public. Enjoy the films we’ve collected and let us know if you have home movies to share.
MUSLIM YOUTH VOICES PROJECT
Muslim Youth Voices is a national project that supports media making from a new generation of storytellers. MYVP will provide free filmmaking workshops for Muslim youth in six cities across the country over three years.