Screening: In the Shadow of Gold Mountain
Complementing the exhibition Long Time No See: LONGING BELONGING * 100 YEARS 100 STORIES, this free, in-person public event will feature a screening of filmmaker Karen Cho’s 2004 documentary In the Shadow of Gold Mountain. This NFB production uncovers the legacies of the Chinese Head Tax and Exclusion Act. A workshop featuring author Arlene Chan, and designer and urbanist Howard Tam will follow, to engage with the Markham community.
Supported by the Varley-McKay Art Foundation of Markham, the Canada Council for the Arts, the Ontario Arts Council, and the City of Markham.