by Jorge Cham
Subject:   AAS Film Series (Miss India Georgia)
Sponsor:   Program in Asian American Studies, AASA, A3C, Okada House, Stanford Film Society
Speaker:   Stanford faculty
Date:   Thursday, April 8, 1999
Time:   7pm - 9pm
Location:   History Corner Building, Room 205 [look for it in a campus map]
Sponsor URL:   http://www.stanford.edu/group/AASA/
Costs:   Free and open to the public!
Miss India Georgia An award-winning new documentary that follows four contestants during the weeks leading up to Atlanta's annual South Asian beauty pageant. In discussions with grandparents about arranged marriages, in quarrels with boyfriends, and in conversations with friends, these women disclose the complexity of the feelings about growing up in the US as children of immigrant parents (Daniel Friedman and Sharon Grimberg 1997 57 min).
Event history: Submitted by edchi on 29-Jan-1999;
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