Anna May Wong on Film

Anna May Wong
Anna May Wong
Rediscovered, like silent film sirens Louise Brooks and Josephine Baker before her, the cinematic legacy of Anna May Wong has rightly been reappraised in recent years and is celebrated in a spotlight program of silent and sound films screening alongside a new biographical documentary.

Curated by Roberta Ciabarra

Thursday 27 August - Sunday 30 August 2009
Full $13 Concession $10
3 Session Package: Full $30 Concession $24
NB > 3 Session Packages may only be purchased by phone (03 8663 2583) or in person at the ACMI Box Office. Sessions to be selected at time of booking.

Anna May Wong, Frosted Yellow Willows: Her Life, Times and Legend

Director Elaine Mae Woo introduces her biographical documentary on the Chinese American movie star.

Shanghai Express

Anna May Wong and Marlene Dietrich light up the screen in Von Sternberg's fabulous 1932 classic.


E A Dupont's restored British classic of the silent era, performed with a live original music score.

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