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Untold: Hidden Figures, Anna May Wong: Hollywood's First Asian American Movie Star
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produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
At a time when racist laws and shameful stereotyping limited the careers of ethnic minority actors, Anna May Wong broke down doors to become the first Chinese American movie star in history!
produced by USC Center EDGE and Makematic, in Untold: Hidden Figures (Londonderry, Northern Ireland: Makematic, 2021), 2 mins
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Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 1, Breaking Ground
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produced by S. Leo Chiang, fl. 2000, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
This series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, and cultural innovation. It is a timely look at the role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. In an era of U.S. expansion, new immigrants arrive from China, India, Japan, the Philipp...
produced by S. Leo Chiang, fl. 2000, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 1 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
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Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 2, A Question of Loyalty
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produced by Grace Lee, fl. 2000-2015, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
This series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, and cultural innovation. It is a timely look at the role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. An American-born generation straddles their birth country and their familial homelands i...
produced by Grace Lee, fl. 2000-2015, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 2 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
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Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 3, Good Americans
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produced by S. Leo Chiang, fl. 2000, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
This series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, and cultural innovation. It is a timely look at the role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. During the Cold War years, Asian Americans are simultaneously heralded as a Model Minori...
produced by S. Leo Chiang, fl. 2000, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 3 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
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Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 4, Generation Rising
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produced by Grace Lee, fl. 2000-2015, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
This series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, and cultural innovation. It is a timely look at the role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. During a time of war and social tumult, a young generation fights for equality in the fi...
produced by Grace Lee, fl. 2000-2015, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 4 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 56 mins
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Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 5, Breaking Through
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produced by Geeta Gandbhir, fl. 2001, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
This series traces the story of Asian Americans, spanning 150 years of immigration, racial politics, and cultural innovation. It is a timely look at the role that Asian Americans have played in defining who we are as a nation. At the turn of the millennium, Asian Americans have become the fastest growing populatio...
produced by Geeta Gandbhir, fl. 2001, in Asian Americans, Season 1, Episode 5 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2020), 53 mins
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Get Real, Never Be Home
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produced by Minmin Low and Ang Guangzheng, Mediacorp Pte. Ltd., in Get Real (London, England: TVF International, 2019), 45 mins
Get Real chronicles the plight of Cambodian American refugees who are deported back to Cambodia by the Trump administration.
produced by Minmin Low and Ang Guangzheng, Mediacorp Pte. Ltd., in Get Real (London, England: TVF International, 2019), 45 mins
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Jeronimo
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directed by Joseph Juhn; produced by Joseph Juhn and Roy Choi, Diaspora Film Production LLC (Privately Published, 2019), 1 hour 33 mins
Born to Korean immigrant parents freed from indentured servitude in early twentieth century Mexico, Jerónimo Lim Kim joins the Cuban Revolution with his law school classmate Fidel Castro and becomes an accomplished government official in the Castro regime, until he rediscovers his ethnic roots and dedicates his l...
directed by Joseph Juhn; produced by Joseph Juhn and Roy Choi, Diaspora Film Production LLC (Privately Published, 2019), 1 hour 33 mins
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Overseas
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directed by Sung-a Yoon, fl. 2007; produced by Sung-a Yoon, fl. 2007, IOTA Production and Les Films de l'oeil sauvage (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2019), 1 hour 27 mins
In The Philippines, women get deployed abroad to work as domestic workers or nannies. To do so, they frequently leave their own children behind, before embracing this big unknown. In a learning center dedicated to the domestic work, one among many others in The Philippines , several candidates prepare themselves f...
directed by Sung-a Yoon, fl. 2007; produced by Sung-a Yoon, fl. 2007, IOTA Production and Les Films de l'oeil sauvage (Paris, Ile-de-France: CAT&Docs, 2019), 1 hour 27 mins
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American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7, The Chinese Exclusion Act
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directed by Ric Burns, 1955- and Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984; produced by Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984, Robin Espinola, fl. 1996, Ric Burns, 1955-, Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Nat Rosa, fl. 2015 and Greg Sorin, fl. 2014, Steeplechase Films, Center for Asian American Media, New-York Historical Society and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 2 hours 40 mins
Examine the origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here ever to become U.S. citizens.
directed by Ric Burns, 1955- and Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984; produced by Li-Shin Yu, fl. 1984, Robin Espinola, fl. 1996, Ric Burns, 1955-, Kathryn Clinard, fl. 2013, Nat Rosa, fl. 2015 and Greg Sorin, fl. 2014, Steeplechase Films, Center for Asian American Media, New-York Historical Society and American Experience Films, in American Experience, Season 30, Episode 7 (Arlington, VA: Public Broadcasting Service, 2018), 2 hours 40 mins
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