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Showing 1 - 10 of 17 titles with a criteria of Subject is Asian-American Studies


American Revolutionary

The life of Chinese-American civil rights activist Grace Lee Boggs

GOOD DOCS | 2013 | 82 minutes

And Then They Came For Us

Incarceration of Japanese Americans during WWII and the demise of civil liberties

GOOD DOCS | 2017 | 51 minutes

Chinatown

Three senior activists fight for housing rights in DC’s historic Chinatown

GOOD DOCS | 2016 | 26 minutes

Company Town

A grassroots movement challenges Citizens United, corporate power, and moguls of the "sharing economy" to stop gentrification and wrest back control of San Francisco's future.

Bullfrog Films | 2017 | 77 minutes

Curtain Up!

While preparing to stage the musical Frozen, Chinatown kids discover their own cultural identities.

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 68 minutes

Elder Voices

Japanese Americans, European Jews and peace activists who came of age during the Depression and WWII address the political storm clouds gathering today.

Bullfrog Films | 2020 | 49 minutes

First Vote

Asian American voters in battleground states.

GOOD DOCS | 2020 | 59 minutes

Madam Phung's Last Journey

Madam Phung and her transgender singers travel around Vietnam, sparking fascination and hostility from the local people.

Icarus Films | 2014 | 87 minutes

Mary & Myself

Honors the thousands of girls and women from Korea, China, Japan and the Philippines who were forced into sexual slavery as "comfort women" by the Japanese army during World War II.

Natl Film Board of Canada | 2014 | 7 minutes

My America...Or Honk If You Love Buddha

An Asian American road odyssey set amidst a subculture of rappers, debutantes & freedom fighters

GOOD DOCS | 1998 | 90 minutes