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West Coast premiere How Yukong moved the mountains


West Coast premiere How Yukong moved the mountains


Asian Americans and mass media
Chinese Americans--California--San Francisco--Social life and customs


The poster features a photographic image eight people, four figures are rendered in gray and the other four are rendered in red. The gray figures are shown filming the red figures who are harvesting crops. The text states, "West Coast Premiere: How Yukong Moved the Mountains", a 17-hour film exploration of the lives of ordinary people in China since the cultural revolution, film makers Joris Ivens & Marceline Loridan in person at each showing, all films will have Chinese subtitles, Friday, April 14th 7:30 P.M., 400 Million, Letter From China, Impression of a City (Shanghai), Saturday, April 15th, 2:00 P.M., Traditional Handcraft, The Football Incident: The High School, In a Woman a Family, Saturday, April 15th 7:30 P.M., Drug Store, Army Camp, Friday, April 21st 7:30 P.M., Professor Tschien, The Generator Factory, Saturday, April 22nd 2:00 P.M., Behind the Scenes at the Peking Circus, In Rehearsal at the Peking Opera, The Fishing Village, Saturday, April 22nd 7:30 P.M., Drug Store, Oilfield, tickets: general, student: $2.50, group (15 or more), senior citizen: $2.00, ticket: $10 for complete program, advanced tickets available at the World Theatre, 644 Broadway, San Francisco Chinatown, Tel: 982-6085 (after 6 p.m.), Ming Wah Company 725 Grant Ave. San Francisco Chinatown, Tel: 421-4114, Location: The World Theatre, presented by National Association of Chinese Americans in Association with University Art Museum's Pacific Film Archive with the Support of US-China Peoples Friendship Association, C.C.P.V.A., Chinese Cultural Foundation and Chinatown Community Groups." There is English and Chinese text written in black.


Kearny Street Workshop Archives, 1972-2002 (CEMA 33), Series IV, California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives, Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Access Rights

Open to researchers without restrictions

Physical Dimensions

16 x 22 in.



"West Coast premiere How Yukong moved the mountains," in Digital Collections, Item #4856, (accessed August 18, 2019).