Happy Lunar New Year from the USC US-China Institute!
Special Screening and Director Q&A: My Voice, My Life
The Museum of Tolerance hosts a screening of My Voice, My Life followed by Q&A with director Ruby Yang and film subject Jason Chow.
“Critics’ Pick” – New York Times
“Oscar® winner Ruby Yang comes home, finds her ‘Voice’” – Variety
MY VOICE, MY LIFE is an inspirational documentary from Oscar® winning director Ruby Yang about art transforming the lives of at-risk and disabled students. The film follows an unlikely group from underprivileged Hong Kong schools, brought together to sing, dance and act in a musical production.
In this life-affirming journey of self-discovery and growth, the lives and thoughts of young people, their teachers, parents and even viewers, are transformed by the experience.
Q&A with the Director, Ruby Yang, and one of the subjects of the film, Jason Chow. A reception will follow the discussion.
Ying Zhu looks at new developments for Chinese and global streaming services.
David Zweig examines China's talent recruitment efforts, particularly towards those scientists and engineers who left China for further study. U.S. universities, labs and companies have long brought in talent from China. Are such people still welcome?