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Albuquerque Chinese American Film Festival


The Albuquerque Chinese American Film Festival in conjunction with the Albuquerque Chapter of the Chinese American Citizens Alliance, NM PBS and The Albuquerque Academy Asian Parents Council invite you to a day of enlightening and uplifting films about Chinese American contributions to America.  Admission is Free but donations are appreciated.  

10:00 - Abacus - Emmy Award Winning Documentary about Abacus, a small family-run bank, that was  the only U.S. bank to face criminal charges in the wake of the 2008 financial crisis.

11:00 - Abacus Panel Discussion

12:00 - Free lunch provided by Panda Express

1:00 - Tyrus - award-winning documentary film about the life, art, and enduring impact of American painter and Disney Legend, Tyrus Wong, Chief Artist For Bambi.

2:15 PM - Question and Answer Session with Tyrus Filmmaker Pamela Tom

3:00 - The Canton Army in the High Sierras - a mini doc by Loni Ding about the Chinese Railroad workers who built most of the Transcontinental Railroad that ran through the Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in extremely dangerous conditions.

3:30 - Bambi - The Disney Classic featuring the artwork of Tyrus Wong