San Francisco Public Library
English中文

The Lost Years

10/26/2013
2:00 - 4:00

Chinatown/Him Mark Lai

Chinatown: Sala de Reuniones

1135 Powell Street

The Lost Years is an award-winning documentary touching upon 150 years of the Chinese diaspora in Canada, USA, New Zealand and Australia, covering four generations of racism as revealed through the journey and family story of Kenda Gee. Kenda, a Chinese Canadian, travels with his father to China to retrace the steps of his great-grandfather, exactly a century ago, and grandfather, who sailed to Canada in the summer of 1921. For thousands of Chinese immigrants that year, it was a journey of hope that turned into a nightmare when they were confronted with racism and the head tax, depriving them of their rights as citizens.


The movie is 92 minutes long and in English with Chinese subtitles.

Próximos Eventos

Video Studio: Open House
Miércoles 22 de Febrero de 2017, 4:00 pm
Biblioteca Central, Mix: Video - 2nd Fl
Movie Night: Selma
Miércoles 22 de Febrero de 2017, 5:30 pm
Potrero, Potrero: Sala de Reuniones
SF Opera's Opera in an Hour
Miércoles 22 de Febrero de 2017, 6:00 pm
North Beach, North Beach

Más eventos relacionados

Próximas Clases

Dealing with Digital Photos (in English)
Jueves 23 de Febrero de 2017, 1:30 pm
Biblioteca Central, Sala de Computadoras
Dealing with Digital Photos (in Mandarin)
Viernes 24 de Febrero de 2017, 1:30 pm
Biblioteca Central, Sala de Computadoras
eReader and Tech Drop-In (English & Chinese)
Miércoles 1 de Marzo de 2017, 3:00 pm
Richmond, Richmond: Sala de Reuniones

Más clases relacionadas