FRANCIS WONG: CHINATOWN REVOLUTIONARY

FRANCIS WONG CHINATOWN REVOLUTIONARY MAX ROACH, BEBOP AND CHOW MEIN

Directed by Jeff Chop
  • 2020
  • 9 mins
  • World premiere

This film is available to view on the LAAPFF Facebook page from September 26, 2020 at 12pm PT to September 27, 2020 at 11:59 pm PT. From September 28, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59 pm PT, this film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County).

Francis Wong, a San Francisco-based activist and jazz saxophone player, co-founded Asian Improv aRTS with Jon Jang. They play music, standing against oppression, in hopes of a better tomorrow.

CREDITS:
Director: Jeff Chop

Plays in

Digital Histories 2020

Always a must-see at LAAPFF, the Digital Histories world premieres center the unique voices and perspectives of older adults, and proudly shares their stories with the generations to come. This year, Digital Histories will debut an insightful, heartfelt, and reverential collection of films that reflect and celebrate the ideas and values important to their creators: portraits of real life heroes and change-makers, tributes to monuments, and love letters to family history and family bonds.

Dates & Times
Online

Saturday | September 26, 2020
12:00 pm