Directed by Chihiro Wimbush and Jim Choi
Identity and immigration issues emerge as filmmakers Chihoro Wimbush and Jim Choi document the installation of artist Summer Mei-Ling Lee’s work, “Liminal Space/Crossings,” a piece commissioned by the Chinese Cultural Center in San Francisco.
— Lansia Wann
James Q. Chan / CAAMunity Screenings / USA / 2017 / 32 minsSan Francisco’s high-flying economy comes at the cost to low-income residents. Many longtime, immigrant, communities are being displaced by profit-driven developers, but Chinese seniors in Chinatown find renewed spirit as they fight the injustice by organizing and building coalitions with the Community Tenants Association.