Screenings & Events

Other Events and Screenings

Golden Spike Awards Gala

April 28, 2018 at 6pm

Ocean Seafood Restaurant
750 Hill Street.
Los Angeles, CA 90012


Arthur Dong is among the 2018 Golden Spike Award recipients to be honored by The Chinese Historical Society of Southern California for accomplishments in visual storytelling. Fellow honorees are filmmakers Felicia Lowe, Renee Tajiima-Pena, Pamela Tom, and media organization Visual Communications.

Forbidden City, USA

Exhibition: Forbidden City, USA: Chinatown Nightclubs 1936-1970

TBA 2019

Japanese American National Museum
100 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles CA 90012


The Japanese American National Museum has commissioned filmmaker/writer Arthur Dong to curate an exhibit featuring his treasure trove of memorabilia chronicling the magic and glamour of San Francisco’s Chinatown nightclub era. The show will be an expanded version of his popular exhibition that originally premiered at the San Francisco Public Library in 2014.