Film Series

Past Film Series


Beethoven in Beijing

Movie Screening
- PCPSE Rm. 100, 133 S. 36th St, Philadelphia

Please join Co-directors Sharon Mullally and Jennifer Lin for a pre-screening discussion of the award-winning documentary Beethoven in Beijing.

Beethoven in Beijing


The Contest over "Indigeneity": Film and Ethnography in China, Hong Kong, Taiwan

- Virtual Talk

This online screening and discussion series explores how the category and concept of “Indigenous identity” has taken on divergent meanings. This event is sponsored by…


One Child 《独·生》

Shortlisted for the 87th Academy Awards Documentary Short Subject
Film Screening and Q & A with Director Zijian Mu
CSCC Conference Room, Fisher-Bennett 345

The 2008 Sichuan earthquake, China’s deadliest disaster in three decades, killed 90,000 people, including thousands of children. Losing a child is an immeasurable tragedy for parents anywhere, but in China the effect…


The Trail From Xinjiang

Documentary Screening & Meet with the Director
Chen Dongnan, Film Director
CSCC Conference Room, Fisher-Bennett 345

Musa and his friends, all men, all young, all from Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region on China's northwestern border, now wander great cities in the East talking, shooting up, remembering home and practicing the one…


Film Screening Dinner - The Warriors of Qiugang

Followed by a discussion with scholars from Center of the Study of Contemporary China

Asian Law & Politics Society and Center for the Study of Contemporary China invite you to Film Screening Dinner -- The Warriors of Qiugang,  followed by…


"Ai WeiWei: Never Sorry"

Documentary Screening and Discussion
Professor Guobin Yang, Associate Professor of Communication and Sociology
Jon M. Huntsman Hall F70

"AI WEIWEI: NEVER SORRY is the inside story of a dissident for the digital age who inspires global audiences and blurs the boundaries of art and politics. First-time director…