Re: Images of Asians in Film

Daniel Bickley (
Mon, 3 Aug 1998 10:25:01 -0700


Is your prof. interested solely in feature (fictional) films, or also in
educational/documentary titles?

If the latter, we and I suspect other educational distributors that monitor
this list would have some relevant titles to recommend.


Dan Bickley

>A Film Studies professor here is planning a course for Spring 1999 on
>images of Asians in U.S. films. He has compiled a preliminary list, but
>I'm looking for more. It's really strange, but I can't find a list
>anywhere! I checked all the books of movie lists and didn't find
>anything. He's looking for both stereotypical images and more accurate
>portrayals. Please send me your suggestions. I'll compile the list and
>post it to Videolib. Thanks!
>Kristine Brancolini
>Indiana University Libraries

Daniel Bickley
University of California Extension
Center for Media and Independent Learning
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Berkeley, CA 94704
510-642-1340; fax 510-643-9271