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Documentaries

Documentaries

Blue Island

Film

Blue Island

Directed by Chan Tze-woon
Generations of people have been fighting for freedom in Hong Kong. Three characters speak of their fight as…
Documentaries

Blurring the Color Line

Film

Blurring the Color Line

Directed by Crystal Kwok
Asians were allowed to enroll in white schools, but was this simply an oversight? Where did the Chinese…
Documentaries, Gala Presentations

Centerpiece Documentary: Bad Axe

Film

Centerpiece Documentary: Bad Axe

Directed by David Siev
On the eve of pandemic shutdowns, burgeoning filmmaker David Siev returns to his hometown of Bad Axe, Michigan,…
Documentaries

Delikado

Film

Delikado

Directed by Karl Malakunas
A charismatic lawyer leads good men to their deaths, an ex-illegal logger seeks redemption, a grandmother politician defies…
Documentaries, Gala Presentations

Opening Night + Gala: Free Chol Soo Lee

Film

Opening Night + Gala: Free Chol Soo Lee

Directed by Julie Ha and Eugene Yi
Asian American activists and Korean immigrants rally to free a death row inmate in a landmark movement in…
Documentaries

In Search of Bengali Harlem

Film

In Search of Bengali Harlem

Directed by Alaudin Ullah, Vivek Bald
In Search of Bengali Harlem is a transformative journey, not just for Alaudin Ullah, but for our understanding…
Documentaries

Like a Rolling Stone: The Life and Times of Ben Fong-Torres

Film

Like a Rolling Stone: The Life and Times of Ben Fong-Torres

Directed by Suzanne Joe Kai
Rolling Stone magazine started in San Francisco but made waves across American pop culture. It was shaped and…
Documentaries

Mixed

Film

Mixed

Directed by Caty Borum Chattoo & Leena Jayaswal
It has been 50 years since Loving v. Virginia, a landmark case that ended the persecution of interracial…