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The Grace Lee Project

The Grace Lee Project

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We are horrified and appalled by the events in Atlanta and the senseless loss of life. Our next Rialto Recommends is a documentary about the cultural identity of Asian American women. Produced and directed by Grace Lee THE GRACE LEE PROJECT is one woman's journey to find out what's in a name. When filmmaker Grace Lee discovered that her name is very common among Asian-Americans, she also found out that it carries with it a stereotype of the "good" Asian; a quiet, well-behaved hard worker. To see if this stereotype holds any water, the director travels the country interviewing other women who share her name. She discovers a wide range of women, and while some fit the image of the name, others, like a goth artist and community activist, certainly do not. THE GRACE LEE PROJECT is a clever, humorous, and personal exploration of identity, ethnic stereotypes, and the oppressive cultural expectations placed on Asian-American women. LA Weekly said "Niftily shot and edited, THE GRACE LEE PROJECT isn't just a witty unpacking of stereotype. It's also a welcome freshening of the old documentary saw that there's no such thing as an ordinary person." While Variety said "Trivial-sounding hook manages to float a funny but complex meditation on identity, ethnicity and cultural expectations that should be as accessible to teens as adults." THE GRACE LEE PROJECT is streaming on Kanopy and Ovid.
Film Facts
Running Time
68
Genre
Documentary
MPAA Rating
NR
Starring
Grace Lee
Aldo Velasco
Directed by
Grace Lee
Written by
Grace Lee
Admission & Prices
Adult $12
Senior (62+) $10
Child (11 and under) $10
Bargain Show
Daily, before 5:30pm, $10.50
3D Upcharge $2.50