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CHAN IS MISSING

Directed by Wayne Wang
United States, 1982
Crime

Synopsis

Two cabbies search San Francisco’s Chinatown for a mysterious character who has disappeared with their $4,000. Their quest leads them on a humorous, if mundane, journey which illuminates the many problems experienced by Chinese-Americans trying to assimilate into contemporary American society.

Synopsis

Two cabbies search San Francisco’s Chinatown for a mysterious character who has disappeared with their $4,000. Their quest leads them on a humorous, if mundane, journey which illuminates the many problems experienced by Chinese-Americans trying to assimilate into contemporary American society.

Chan Is MissingDirected byWayne Wang

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Awards & Festivals

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Berlin International Film Festival
1983
Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards
1982 | Winner: Independent/Experimental Film and Video Award
National Film Preservation Board
1995 | Winner: National Film Registry

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