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Chinatown Documentary

A story about one Chinatown and three immigrant residents who are making a difference. Like us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/chinatownproject.
Oct 27 '13

Chinatown: Official Selection at VFF and VAFF

Two upcoming festival screenings in North America.  Tickets are on sale. 

Virginia Film Festival, November 10, 2013 @ 3:30pm

http://www.virginiafilmfestival.org/films-and-events/schedule/

Vancouver Asian Film Festival, November 10, 2013 @ 11am

http://www.vaff.org/festinfo/?c=schedule

Aug 16 '13
Jul 5 '13

"Chinatown" on Daybreak Asia (Voice of America)

Jun 29 '13

"Chinatown" on NPR Morning Edition 05/26/2013

Jan 29 '13
Jan 17 '13
Sep 5 '12

District’s Mayor Vincent Gray speaks at the 2012 Lunar New Year parade.  Camera by Kian McKellar.  Produced and edited by Yi Chen.

(Source: youtu.be)

Sep 2 '12

Raymond Wong studied Jow Ga kung fu under Dean Chin. In 1986, he established the Wong People Kung Fu Association and he teaches Jow Ga kung fu in Washington, DC.  Produced/shot/edited by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

Interview with Ms. Soohyun “Julie” Koo, Executive Director of the DC Mayor’s Office of Asian and Pacific Islander Affairs.  Camera by Jonathan Adelman @ Forced Detour Films.  Produced/edited by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

Interview with Parag Khandhar, an attorney working in the DC Asian American community.  Camera by Jonathan Adelman @ Forced Detour Films.  Produced/edited by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

Ms. Sue Lee, Executive Director of Chinese Historical Society of America, talks about the uniqueness of San Fransisco Chinatown, being both a tourist destination and a lively neighborhood for Chinese immigrants.  An iPhone production by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

Interview with Former Mayor of DC Chinatown Duane Wang concerning displacement of Chinese residents in Chinatown, the need for additional affordable housing in the neighborhood and the demand for more Chinese and Asian-owned businesses in the District’s Chinatown.  Produced/shot/edited by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

Seniors from the Wah Luck House in DC Chinatown perform at a holiday event.  Produced/shot/edited by Yi Chen.

Sep 2 '12

At the 2011 Lunar New Year parade in Chinatown, we asked people to share their stories of DC Chinatown, and this is what they told us.  Camera by Ian Cook and Juliane Piecha.  Produced/edited by Yi Chen.