NextShark | Daughter of NYC elderly woman beaten in broad daylight weighs in on new anti-Asian racism film
“The Race Epidemic” documentary aims to memorialize the surge in anti-Asian hate crimes throughout the pandemic.
Vilma Kari, an elderly hate crime victim, and her daughter Liz urge readers to watch the film, support it and continue speaking out against racism.
Cap Radio | ‘The Race Epidemic’ documentary looks at the rise of hate crimes during the COVID-19 pandemic
A recent nationwide survey showed one in five Asian Americans has experienced a hate crime since the start of the pandemic.
California has, by far, the largest Asian American population in the U.S. with more than 6.5 million people identifying themselves in this way. That’s more than the next top five states combined.
Yahoo News | ‘The Race Epidemic’ documentary wins prestigious ‘Golden Angel’ award for shining light on AAPI hate
“The Race Epidemic,” the premier documentary on the recent rise of racism against Asian Americans during the COVID pandemic, has won the Best Documentary award at the 17th annual Chinese American Film Festival (CAFF). The documentary is currently raising funds on GoFundMe as it continues to seek nationwide distribution to raise awareness.
World Journal | The Race Epidemic explores the epidemic of hate against AAPI, wins “Best Documentary” at the Chinese American Film Festival
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The Race Epidemic documentary has sold out of its October 14th screening at the Japanese American National Museum. The evening screening will feature special guest speakers such as Congressmember Mark Takano (CA-41), Fox 11 Anchor/Reporter Susan Hirasuna, and former CA Treasurer John Chiang.
When COVID-19 changed life as we knew it at the beginning of 2020, the pandemic also sparked another terrifying trend in America – the alarming rise of violent and racist attacks on AAPI communities and businesses across the country.
In partnership with Facebook Public Policy and the CA API Legislative Caucus Institute, join us for a Facebook Live virtual showing of the documentary film “The Race Epidemic” followed by a panel discussion with the film’s producers and California elected officials.
NextShark | CAAMFest Premieres ‘The Race Epidemic’ Documentary Featuring Notable Asian American Politicians
Award-winning screenwriter and director Tony Shyu developed a documentary that dives deep into the history of America’s AAPI community through storytelling and interviews with prominent Asian American politicians.