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Film Screening: Paper Angels (1985) in San Francisco Chinatown

2 hours

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Clarion Performing Arts Center

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0.25 – 10.00

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This rarely seen 1985 American Playhouse television adaptation of Genny Lim’s ground-breaking play Paper Angels directed by John Lone, features an all-star cast in searing performances by Victor Wong, Beulah Quo, James Hong, Joan Chen and Rosalind Chao and others.

After the film screening will be a Q&A with Genny Lim, playwright of the award-winning drama and co-author of Island: Poetry & History of Chinese Immigrants on Angel Island, which documents the poems carved on the walls of the immigration Station on Angel Island.

 

Activity Type:

Social Activity, In Person, Indoor

Level:

beginner-friendly

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