Forbidden City Happy Hour with Arthur Dong

Saturday Apr 12 2014   5:00 PM
Chinese Historical Society Museum  965 Clay St., San Francisco, CA  map

Join Arthur Dong, filmmaker, curator, and author of Forbidden City, for cocktails to celebrate his new book and exhibit. Books will be available for purchase and signing. CHSA is a co-sponsor of the exhibit.

Free and open to the public; for more information visit

Arthur DongArthur Dong has produced, directed, written, edited, and filmed independent films on social issues such as gay rights and the Chinese American experience. A two-time Rockefeller Media Arts Fellow as well as a Guggenheim Fellow in Film, Dong has served on the boards of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Film Independent, OutFest, and the National Film Preservation Board at the Library of Congress. His honors include three Sundance Film Festival awards, an Oscar nomination, a Peabody Award, the Berlin Film Festival’s Teddy Award, Taipei’s Golden Horse Award, a GLAAD Media Award, and five Emmy nominations.