‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Filmmakers See Breakthrough for Asian Films: ‘People Are Getting it Now’

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After years of being pushed to the sidelines or into marginal roles, the filmmakers behind “Crazy Rich Asians” said the movie represents increasing opportunities for Asians and Asian-Americans in film. Speaking at the U.S.-China Film Summit Tuesday, producer John Penotti, described how the project, featuring an all-Asian cast, became the subject of a bidding war... Read more »