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Storytelling in Chinatown from Within 唐人街圈中的故事

May 28 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$5 – $10

“Storytelling in Chinatown from Within / 唐人街圈中的故事” is a community film screening event in amiskwaciwâskahikan (ᐊᒥᐢᑲᐧᒋᐋᐧᐢᑲᐦᐃᑲᐣ) / Edmonton’s Chinatown. As part of the Coast to Coast in Community Tour for the award-winning documentary “Big Fight in Little Chinatown”, this event celebrates YEG Chinatown through live music, community booths, food, films and a filmmakers discussion.

Watch the trailer: https://youtu.be/GTI0aeGA4d8

Starting at 1pm, the event will begin with community booths, live music, and Chinatown snacks to gather and learn about storytelling efforts in our Chinatown. At 2pm, the film showings will begin with a special cut of the first episode of A Portrait of Chinatown by Jordon 寶軒 Hon. Following that will be a showing of BOWL CUTS featuring Vivian Han-Tat, directed by Alexander Milo. Finally, the feature length film, Big Fight in Little Chinatown by Karen Cho, will be screened. A panel discussion moderated by local Chinatown historian Lan Chan-Marples, will take place afterwards to close out the event.

Kid-friendly, wheelchair accessible, and Big Fight in Little Chinatown + A Portrait of Chinatown will have Traditional Chinese and English subtitles for accessibility.

All proceeds generated through ticket sales will go to funding future local Chinatown community programming, thank you for supporting!



Edmonton China Town Multi-Cultural Centre
9540 102 Avenue Northwest
Edmonton, AB T5H 0E3 Canada
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