Body, Soul & Voice

, | 1992 | 30 mins | | Closed Captioning

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OPEN LETTER: GRASP THE BIRD’S TAIL
Director: Brenda Joy Lem
1992, 15 mins, Experimental

A young Asian woman grapples with misogyny and anti-Asian hostility via an imaginative journey that includes a contortionist act, a “flasher” survey and a sword dance with her lover.

 

PICTURING ORIENTAL GIRLS: A [RE]EDUCATIONAL VIDEOTAPE
Director: Valerie Soe
1992, 15 minutes, Experimental

Clips from more than 25 Hollywood films and television programs, layered with voice-over and written words, examine the orientalism and exoticism prevalent in media images of Asian American women. (This video is also available separately.)

 


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