Free Online Screenings of “Finding Cleveland” Documentary Short May 4-8; Q&A with Filmmakers and Emily Jones of the Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum at DSU

By May 4, 2020

Sign up for online screenings of the award-winning 14-minute documentary, “Finding Cleveland” May 4-8 at https://www.alhambrasource.org/event/finding-cleveland-live-virtual-qa-2. The 2014 short blends family saga and American history, with the Mississippi Delta playing a key setting and the Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum at Delta State University playing a key role.

Producer Baldwin Chiu, director Larissa Lam, and special guest Emily Jones, curator of Mississippi Delta Chinese Heritage Museum and Delta State University archivist, will host a live video Q&A at 7 PM PST on May 8. They will discuss “the history of the Chinese in the Mississippi Delta, the impact of the Chinese Exclusion Act on the Chiu family, and also give a preview of our new film, Far East Deep South,” according to press materials.

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