Paper Angels


60m 1985

Brief Synopsis

In 1915, eager, hopeful, and frightened Chinese immigrants await permission to cross San Francisco Bay and enter the United States. While in the detention center on Angel Island, the main characters confront the indignity of being treated as aliens as they try to realize their dreams for a better li

Film Details

Also Known As
American Playhouse (06/17/86)
Release Date
1985

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

Synopsis

In 1915, eager, hopeful, and frightened Chinese immigrants await permission to cross San Francisco Bay and enter the United States. While in the detention center on Angel Island, the main characters confront the indignity of being treated as aliens as they try to realize their dreams for a better life.

Film Details

Also Known As
American Playhouse (06/17/86)
Release Date
1985

Technical Specs

Duration
60m

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