This year, 5 of the 15 films shortlisted for the Best Documentary Feature Oscar were Asian made. ASSC hosted a special panel discussion with directors, producers, and cinematographers from four of these extraordinary films.
Michelle Yeoh, who parleyed ballet training into acting in Hong Kong martial arts films, appeared in 'Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon,' played a Bond Girl, and starred in 'Crazy Rich Asians,' is honored as an Artistic Visionary.
How did a shark tale that went to market with a high budget but low expectations turn into the highest-grossing co-production with China? Hollywood and Chinese producers brought both cultures to bear in the marketing campaign.