Christopher Wong

Participates in 1 Session

As a filmmaker, Christopher Wong looks for stories of ordinary people accomplishing extraordinary things, with a focus on the Asian American experience. His documentaries have been screened at film festivals nationwide, as well as broadcast on PBS’ Independent Lens. Christopher has received production grants from The Sundance Documentary Film Program and the Center for Asian American Media. He has also been a Fellow of Sundance’s Story/Composer Lab and Producer's Lab, and was named one of The Independent’s “10 Filmmakers to Watch in 2009".

Christopher Wong's most notable films include WHATEVER IT TAKES, a feature-length documentary about a Chinese American principal who starts a new school in the South Bronx; and BE ABOUT IT, a short documentary about two Asian American families battling a deadly virus.

Sessions in which Christopher Wong participates

Tuesday 27 September, 2016

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