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Panel Discussion
30 Jan 2019
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Asia Society Southern California and Asia Society Northern California will be co-hosting a discussion on the change of Asian talent in independent and studio films.
Special Event
07 Apr 2019
6 - 9 p.m.
Asia Society Southern California will hold our 2019 Annual Gala Dinner on Sunday, April 7, at the Skirball Cultural Center.
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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.
Film screening of 'The Girl and The Picture', followed by Q&A with director Vanessa Roth and producer Stephen D. Smith.
Organized by Asia Society Southern California, the event also featured an appearance by actor/director Billy Bob Thornton and a celebration of success stories like 'Crazy Rich Asians'
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He was honored for his innovation in a dynamic global market and for advocating for diversity and inclusion. 
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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.
Current Affairs
Acclaimed Chinese actor and director Xu Zheng is honored for his trailblazing work at the 2018 U.S.-China Entertainment Summit and Gala Dinner.
Arts
USC School of Cinematic Arts Dean Elizabeth Daley speaks about the power of building cultural and educational bridges as she is honored as an education pioneer.
2018 ASSC Annual Gala Dinner photos and videos.

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Panel Discussion
30 Jan 2019
4:30 - 6 p.m.
Asia Society Southern California and Asia Society Northern California will be co-hosting a discussion on the change of Asian talent in independent and studio films.
Special Event
07 Apr 2019
6 - 9 p.m.
Asia Society Southern California will hold our 2019 Annual Gala Dinner on Sunday, April 7, at the Skirball Cultural Center.