Fresh from its international film festival tour, including Toronto and a Best Documentary win at Taipei’s Golden Horse Awards, the Chinese equivalent to the Oscars®, HOLLYWOOD CHINESE is a “delightfully entertaining” (FilmFestival.com) look at the Chinese in American movies. Featuring a virtual who’s who of top Chinese and Chinese American film artists, including Ang Lee, Joan Chen, Wayne Wang, Nancy Kwan, James Hong, Lisa Lu, B.D. Wong, and writers Amy Tan and David Henry Hwang.Produced, Directed, Written and Edited by triple Sundance winner and Oscar® nominee Arthur Dong (Forbidden City, U.S.A., Licensed to Kill, Coming Out Under Fire).
Read an interview with Arthur Dong where he talks about his research process and partnership with the Center for Asian American Media. sfiaaff-the-untold-story.pdf
HOLLYWOOD CHINESE HEADS TO 3RD WEEK!
After its highly celebrated 2-week run at the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland and The Sundance Kabuki Theatres in San Francisco, Arthur Dong’s HOLLYWOOD CHINESE will move to the 4 Star Theater in San Francisco.
STARTS APRIL 25, FRIDAY:
4 Star Theater
2200 Clement St. @ 23rd Ave.
Screening daily @ 12:00, 3:40, 7:20
The Sundance Kabuki Cinemas in San Francisco and the Grand Lake Theater in Oakland have extended theatrical runs to April 24! “One of the most entertaining documentaries in recent years…FOUR STARS!” –San Francisco Chronicle.
Due to popular demand, the Grand Lake Theater will present a one time only screening of the 1917 film, THE CURSE OF QUON GWON accompanied by The Mighty Wurlitzer — live! Followed by HOLLYWOOD CHINESE. April 16, 7:30pm. More info: www.renaissancerialto.com
Sundance Kabuki Cinemas, April 11-24, 2008
Filmmaker in person, April 11, 7:30pm & 10pm
Grand Lake Theater, April 11-23, 2008
Filmmaker in person, April 12, 7:15pm
NEW YORK CITY
Quad Cinema, May 2-8, 2008
13th St. btw 5th & 6th Aves.
212/255-8800, Advance Tickets: 777-FILM #636
Daily @ 1:00, 2:50, 4:40, 6:35, 8:25, 10:10
DAVID HENRY HWANG IN PERSON: Chat with Tony Award-winning playwright and HOLLYWOOD CHINESE cast member David Henry Hwang in person for post-screening Q & A, May 4, Sunday, 2:50pm screening only. Limited seating, advance tickets advised!
Laemmle’s One Colorado Theaters – May 30 – June 5
Laemmle’s Music Hall – May 30 – June 5
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