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Dear Friend Chinatown

Directed by Winter Tian Leng

A cinematic and poetic exploration of the space and time in Chinatown of Downtown Manhattan, Dear Friend Chinatown uses the form of a postcard to a foreign friend to depict the beauty of life here.


Dragonmasters: A Cultural Odyessy

Directed by Rik Zak and Jun Ren

Dragonmasters: A Cultural Odyssey is the untold story of the Chinese dragon in America, from its roots in China to the triumph of the arts and culture over violence and hatred. When this symbol of good fortune and benevolence first arrived, it found communities in trouble and was soon employed by their handlers to battle prejudice, violence, and exclusion.

Dates & Times


Asian Arts Initiative

Fri, Nov 15
6:00 pm