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AsiaLENS: Jeronimo/Joseph Juhn (Virtual Screening + Online Filmmaker Discussion)

About the Movie Born in 1926 to Korean indentured servant parents in Cuba, Jeronimo Lim becomes the first Korean to enroll in university in the same school and year as Fidel Castro. Jeronimo…

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AsiaLENS: Finding Yingying (Virtual Screening + Online Filmmaker Discussion)

Online Filmmaker Discussion (Zoom) Tuesday, April 6, 5 pm An award winning documentary debut by Chicago-based filmmaker Jiayan Shi, Finding Yingying presents the tragic story of Yingying Zhang,…

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AsiaLENS: Edo Avant Garde

Edo Avant Garde is a film revealing the untold story of how Japanese artists of the Edo era (1603 - 1868) set the stage for the "modern art" movement in the West. During the Edo era, bold…

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AsiaLENS: Hiroshima Nagasaki

About the Film Visual artist and filmmaker Shinpei Takeda’s wide-ranging work focuses on memory and history. In his first feature documentary, Takeda sets out on a North American road trip with…

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AsiaLENS: Norman Mineta and His Legacy: An American Story

Norman Mineta and His Legacy: An American Story is a film about injustice, redemption, and a burning desire for all people to be treated equally. Norman Mineta's story follows his experience as…

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