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Can-Asian Perspectives: A Film and Video Series Exploring Asian Experiences in Canada, 1992, p. 2

London: The Canadian High Commission and Bazaar Magazine/South Asian Arts Forum, 1992

This is a publicity programme for Can-Asian Perspectives, a film and video series that explored Asian-Canadian experiences, and which took place in London, UK, in 1992. The series explored several themes: racism, stereotyping, and the idea of 'home'. The series featured the London premiere of Srinivas Krishna's film Masala. Artists included Deepa Mehta, Helen Lee, Richard Fung, Sara Diamond, Sook-Yin Lee, Midi Onodera, Tomiyo Sasaki, and more.

ITEM RFL.074 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

MasalaSrinivas Krishna

Cosmic DancerTomiyo Sasaki

India PostcardSunil Gupta

Sally's Beauty SpotHelen Lee

Made in JapanMidi Onodera

My Mother's PlaceRichard Fung

Sam and MeDeepa Mehta

India Hearts BeatLeila Sujir

WallflowerGita Saxena

The Escapes of One Particular Mr. NoodleSook-Yin Lee

Ville? Quelle Ville?Midi Onodera

The Women of WoodSara Diamond