Back to Blog
Dear Members and Friends:
We would like to share with you an upcoming event at Asia Society. On September 6th, there will be a special reception, screening, and discussion hosted of the new documentary Abacus: Small Enough to Jail—the latest from award-winning director Steve James that tells the story of one Chinese immigrant family’s fight for justice. Please see more details on the screening below.
"Abacus" One Immigrant Family's Fight for Justice
(Tickets: Asia Society's Members $10; Students/Seniors $12; Nonmembers $15)
Wednesday, September 6 - Reception at 5:30 pm; screening at 6:30 pm followed by a Q&A
A special reception and screening of critically-acclaimed documentary Abacus: Small Enough to Jail, which tells the incredible saga of the Sung family, owners of Abacus Federal Savings Bank in Chinatown, New York, who are forced to defend themselves and their bank’s legacy over the course of a five-year legal battle. Followed by a discussion with the film director Steve James and members of the Sung family.
Please RSVP to Rose Eng
at 718-740-3824 or TheCyberRose@yahoo.com
Rose Eng / Andrew Chang
Co-coordinator of the event