Arthur Dong

Arthur 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.

Past Events

American Book Awards at SFJAZZ Center

Sunday Oct 25 2015   2:00 PM
SF Jazz Center, Joe Henderson Lab  201 Franklin Street (at Fell), San Francisco, CA  map

AAIFF – Book Talk with Arthur Dong

Sunday Jul 26 2015   6:00 PM
Museum of Chinese in America  215 Centre St., New York, NY  map

AAIFF – Forbidden City, USA Screening

Saturday Jul 25 2015   4:00 PM
Village East Cinema  181-189 2nd Ave., New York, NY  map

CAAM Fest: Film and reading with Aurthur Dong

Saturday Mar 14 2015   4:00 PM
The Great Star Theatre  636 Jackson St., San Francisco, CA  map

Asian and Asian American Studies Scholars Lecture Series

Wednesday Oct 29 2014   1:30 PM
University Student Union Theater, California State University, Los Angeles  5151 State University Dr., Los Angeles, CA  map

Chinese American Nightclubs

Thursday Oct 23 2014   7:00 PM
South Pasadena Public Library  1100 Oxley St., South Pasadena, CA  map

Forbidden City in Los Angeles

Wednesday Jun 04 2014   7:00 PM
Castelar Elementary School  840 Yale St., Los Angeles, CA  map

Forbidden City: Author Talk

Tuesday May 06 2014   6:00 PM
San Francisco Public Library (Main)  100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA  map

Forbidden City Exhibit Opening

Sunday Apr 13 2014   1:00 PM
San Francisco Public Library (Main)  100 Larkin St., San Francisco, CA  map

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