DisOrient 2016 Opening Night Film
Documentary (01 hr: 18 min) 2015 USA
Director: Pamela Tom
Film Website http://www.tyrusthemovie.com
TYRUS is a feature-length documentary film that tells the unlikely story of 105-year old Chinese American artist Tyrus Wong, and how he overcame poverty and racism to become a celebrated modernist painter, Hollywood sketch artist, and 'Disney Legend' for his groundbreaking work on the classic animated film, Bambi.
Up In The Clouds
Short Animation (2 min) 2015 Canada/India/Taiwan/USA
Director: Edmund Moy
A teenager falls in love with flying while learning to drive a car with her dad.
Q & A with Director Pamela Tom, and Director Edmund Moy
after the Screening.
Reception following at the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art on the University of Oregon campus. Simon Tam speaks on "How Being Asian Got Me Into Trouble." Live musical performance by The Slants. Ticket stub provides admission.
BIJOU ART CINEMAS (View)
492 East 13th Ave
Eugene, OR 97401
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