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Thursday, June 27, 2024

Special Events

  • Thu Jun 27 : 

    On-stage conversation with dir. Miao Wang & exec. prod. Amanda Spain at 7:00 p.m.

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NYC PREMIERE

Screening exactly a year to the day that a landmark US Supreme Court ruling dismantled key aspects of affirmative action in higher education, filmmakers Hao Wu and Miao Wang examine the factors that led to the high-stakes lawsuit filed by Asian American plaintiffs against Harvard University, and the wide-ranging fallout from the decision.

The screening will be followed by an on-stage conversation with filmmaker Miao Wang and executive producer Amanda Spain.

See more and save! Get a DOC NYC Selects Summer 2024 Season Pass, good for all four screenings June 27 – July 16 ($35 for IFC Center members, $55 for general admission).

Screening as part of DOC NYC Selects Summer 2024


  • Country USA
  • Running Time 90 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor DOC NYC Selects
  • Director Miao Wang, Hao Wu
  • Cast Edward Blum, Sally Chen, Margaret M. Chin, Jeannie Suk Gersen, Danielle R. Holley
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil, Closed Captioning

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