Moving Beyond the Hashtag

The replay of this special preview of The Race Epidemic documentary featured Attorney General Rob Bonta, former L.A. City Councilmember David Ryu and the filmmakers, Ron Wong and Tony Shyu.

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The Sacramento Bee | AAPI documentary

California Attorney General Rob Bonta will be featured in a documentary that is airing Thursday at the Center for Asian American Media Film Festival. The documentary, titled “The Race Epidemic,” tells the story of Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders “and their unique history in the broader context of racism in America,” according to a statement released about the film.

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Asian Movie Pulse | Documentary Review: The Race Epidemic (2021) by Tony Shyu

The program of the CAAMFest included also the documentary „The Race Epidemic“ by Tony Shyu. His film is inspired by the newly experienced hostility again Asian-Americans in the US. Shyu created a film that gives a lot of background on Asian immigration in the USA. It also tries to understand why, with the outbreak of the Corona virus, the opinion on Asian-Americans shifted. Why did the society use them as scapegoats for their frustration.

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