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Vancouver Asian Film Festival at 21

Vancouver Asian Film Festival is turning 21 this year. CHOPSO seizes the opportunity to interview founder Barbara Lee and festival director Grace Chin on the…

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Where are all the Asian Rockstars in North America?

“Where are all the Asian Rockstars in North America? In an era of Trump and his daily challenges to diversity, can an Asian music superstar…

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Rave Train by Producers Danny Ho & Mitchel Dumlao

CHOPSO interviews producer Mitchel Dumlao and Danny Ho whose energetic digital series Rave Train is currently streaming on CHOPSO. If you love EDM, Rave Train…

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Asian American Voice with Producer and Host B.J. Kang

CHOPSO interviews Asian American Voice producer and host  B.J. Kang. The podcast is now streaming on CHOPSO. C: Why did you start the Asian American Voice?…

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Ann Marie Fleming and Her Window Horses

Versatile Canadian filmmaker Ann Marie Fleming’s animated feature Window Horses opens Sep 29 in Los Angeles at Laemmle’s Music Hall. CHOPSO took the opportunity to…

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Irreverent Experimenter Matthew Victor Pastor

Matthew Victor Pastor is an irreverent and prolific experimental Filipino-Australian filmmaker living in Melbourne. He has made five features and several shorts in his 11-year-old…

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Vancouver Asian Film Festival Launches First Canada-China Scriptwriting Competition

CHOPSO interviewed Kevin K. Li, a board member of Vancouver Asian Film Festival and also creator and co-producer of HBICtv: Ultra Rich Asian Girls.  Kevin…

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Iron Fist Brilliantly Adapts the Chinese Martial Arts Genre to Western Cinema

After hearing negative buzz about Netflix and Marvel’s television series, Iron Fist, I almost didn’t bother to click on the poster when it appeared on…

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Bet You Didn’t Know There Were Chinese Passengers On Titanic…

featured image: Fang Lang is rescued in a deleted scene from Titanic (1997) In fact there were eight, all third-class passengers and on their way…

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Watters’ World: Chinatown (Unedited)

If you’re an Asian American, you might still be trying very hard to forget the extremely stupid, unfunny and racist Chinatown segment of Watters’ World aired two weeks…

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