MOCAFILMS Honor and Duty: The Mississippi Delta Chinese

Thu, Jun 2, 2016 @ 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Free and open to the public

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EP E. Samantha Cheng | USA | 2015 | 3 Episodes; 30 min each

 

Enjoy a screening of a documentary in a three part series about the Mississippi Delta Chinese. Followed by Q&A with Executive Producer, E. Samantha Cheng.

 

Part One 1870 to 1940

How Chinese first came to Mississippi told in the context of the period. The what, where and why’s they came and stayed.


Part Two 1941-1945

Chinese WWII veterans and their families share stories of the war and its impact on their lives in the Mississippi Delta.


Part Three 1946 to Present

How Chinese have influenced the social and economic fabric, custom and culture of Mississippi.

 

Honor and Duty: The Mississippi Delta Chinese is a Heritage Series, LLC production produced in association with Bottle Tree, LLC.