Remembering Wei Yi-fang, Remembering Myself...

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"Remembering Wei Yi-fang"

$150 Institutional rate includes all public performance rights.

by Yvonne Welbon
(30 min., 1995)

A witty and original autobiographical documentary about coming-to-terms with race, culture and self. My six-year stay in Taiwan transforms my understanding of what it means to be an African American and illuminates my connection with my Honduran-born grandmother.

Selected Screenings

  • Pan African Film Festival, Los Angeles, California
  • XIth Black International Cinema, Berlin
    Winner: Best Film/Video on Matters Relating to the "Black Experience"
  • San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival
  • Black Filmworks, Black Filmmakers Hall of Fame, Inc., Oakland, California
    Winner: Honorable Mention - Documentary Category
    Winner: 2nd Place Cross Cultural Category
  • Monstra Internazionale Del Nuovo Cinema, Pesaro Film Festival, Pesaro, Italy
  • Black Harvest Film Festival, The Film Center at the Art Institute of Chicago
  • Los Angeles Asian American Film & Video Festival
  • New York Gay and Lesbian Film & Video Festival
  • Charlotte Film and Video Festival, Charlotte, N.C.
  • Women of Color Film & Video Festival (University of California, Santa Cruz)
  • Rivertown Film Festival, Minnesota
  • Inside Out Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival, Toronto
  • San Francisco Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival
  • Philadelphia Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival
  • Out on Screen: The Los Angeles Lesbian and Gay Film and Video Festival
  • L.A. Freewaves
  • Atlanta African Film Society at the Black Arts Festival in Atlanta
  • USA Film Festival 18th Annual Short Film and Video Competition
  • Nordic Glory: Scandinavian Women's Film Festival, Finland
  • Boston Women's Film Festival
  • Neighborhood Film/Video Project, Philadelphia, Pa
  • FESPACO ‘97: Pan African Film and Video Festival
  • Ougadougou, Burkina Faso, West Africa
  • Chicago International Film Festival: Intercom
    Winner: Silver Hugo
  • Women Make Waves, Taiwan (Toured the island)
  • International Documentary Association,Amsterdam
  • POV, PBS National Broadcast
  • The Substation: 2nd Annual Documentary Film Festival, Singapore
  • Through My Sister's Eyes International Women's Film Festival, Denver
  • Museum of Photographic Arts, San Diego

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