Events

SFTV In Conversation: Janet Yang and Amplification of Asian Americans

As a Presidential Fellow at Loyola Marymount University, I had the pleasure of hosting a panel for the School of Film and Television with three great AAPI filmmakers: Andrew Ahn, Adele Lim, and Devanshi Patel. I loved this very honest, nuanced conversation about striking a balance between being a good craftsperson vs. being a good …

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Book Talk: Hollywood Chinese

I’m pleased to moderate a discussion with Arthur Dong, the author of his amazing book, “Hollywood Chinese: The Chinese in American Feature Films,” hosted by the Chinese American Museum. 📚 ❗️Register for free here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arthur-dong-book-talk-tickets-… Arthur Dong explores the impact of Chinese Americans in the Hollywood film industry from the early days of film to today’s box …

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[Webcast] Interview with Tigertail creator Alan Yang

Alan Yang, writer and director of the new film Tigertail and co-creator of the hit TV show Master of None, reflects on immigration and sacrifice in a conversation with acclaimed Emmy-award winning producer Janet Yang. See more at Asia Society: https://asiasociety.org/new-york/events/webcast-tigertail-alan-yang-immigration-and-sacrifice?fbclid=IwAR0ywqUB-nO_gwYN3X9sq2bkCAs6EHYqbYQjIdnorve8hwHdnaGR8jITFvo

Michelle Yeoh Reception

So privileged to have co-hosted a reception with Alex Kurtzman for the magnificent Michelle Yeoh! It was a magical evening at the gorgeous home of Harry and Florence Sloan. Michelle soars in everything she does, whether literally, as in CROUCHING TIGER, or through her transcendent, Oscar-worthy performance in CRAZY RICH ASIANS. She explains how Asian …

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