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Hayley Gray, Elad Tzadok
2022 | 1 h 24 m 41 s
Documentary
English

Awards and Festivals

  • Official SelectionVancouver International Film Festival, Canada (2022)


ONE LINER SYNOPSIS


SHORT SYNOPSIS


LONG SYNOPSIS

Poster

Official Trailer


Excerpts

No one was doing the filing


How come we were absent?


False dichotomy


Our stories need to be kept




INTERVIEW WITH FILMMAKERS HAYLEY GRAY AND ELAD TZADOK

Images


Ron Dutton, Founder of the Vancouver LGBTQ Archive, now the BC Gay and Lesbian Archives at the City of Vancouver Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Woman in archives. City of Vancouver Archives Photo credit: Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Motion graphic design of archival footage and Dr. Henry Yu, by Sterling Larose. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Dr. Aaron Devor, Founder, Transgender Archives at the University of Victoria. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Dr. Satwinder Kaur Bains, South Asian Canadian Digital Archive, and Magnus Berg, Media Librarian, looking at Joan Mayo's personal archives. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Motion graphic design using archival footage by Sterling Larose. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Dr. Imogene Lim, Professor, Vancouver Island University, at the Cumberland Museum and Archives. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Visitors at the Chinese Canadian Museum in Vancouver's historic Chinatown. Photo credit: Image from film – Courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada, 2021.

Dr. Tzu-I Chung Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Sandra Marion, Director of Culture and Heritage, Tahltan Central Government. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Dr. Satwinder Kaur Bains, South Asian Canadian Digital Archive Photo credit: Image from film – Courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada, 2021.

Dr. Imogene Lim, Professor at Vancouver Island University. Photo credit: Image from film – Courtesy of the National Film Board of Canada, 2021.

Henry Yu, principal of UBC St. John’s College, British Columbia and professor in the Faculty of History. Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Magnus Berg, Media Librarian Photo credit: Image from the film - Courtesy of National Film Board of Canada.

Team


Hayley Gray
Director


Photo
Photo : Kristine Cofsky




Elad Tzadok
Director


Photo
Photo : Collin Morrison




Teri Snelgrove
Producer


Photo
Photo : Emily Cooper




Shirley Vercruysse
Executive Producer


Photo
Photo : Emily Cooper



Credits

Written and Directed by
Hayley Gray & Elad Tzadok

Producer
Teri Snelgrove

Line Producer
Jennifer Roworth

Director of Photography
Kaayla Whachell

Editor
Aynsley Baldwin
Elad Tzadok

Composer
Edo Van Breemen and Johannes Winkler

Sound Recordist
Ramsay Bourquin
Alex Shamku

2nd Unit DOP
Michael Bourquin

Additional Photography
Michael Bourquin
Alfonso Chin

Camera Operator
Elad Tzadok
Hayley Gray

Grip
Chris Vautour

Production Coordinator
Nathan Conchie
Jas Calcitas

Production Assistant
Joss Arnott

Lead Researcher
Caroline Coutts

Researcher
Lanna Lucas
Hân Phạm

Assistant Editor
Holly Pavlik

Title & Motion Graphics Designer
Sterling Larose

Sound Designer
Humberto Corte

Re-Recording Mixer
May Guimarães

Technical Coordinator
Wes Machnikowski

Dialogue Editor
Miguel Araujo
Elan Gabriel

Backgrounds Editor
James Neves

Colourist
Dave Tomiak

Online Editor
Ryan Mance

With the Participation of
Dr. Satwinder Kaur Bains
Magnus Berg
Dr. Tzu-I Chung
Dr. Aaron Devor
Ron Dutton
Kathryn Gagnon
Heather Gordon
Dr. Imogene Lim
Sandra Marion
Joan Mayo
Lou-ann Neel
Dan Pon
Grace Wong
Genevieve Weber
Henry Yu

And
Michael Abe
Ursula Abramczyk
Sherri Brubaker
Ezzie, DJ and Rachel
Alan Lowe
Davinder Mayo
Robin Mayo
Chad Norman Day
Namar Parnar
Dick Yano

Thank-you
Aimee Greenaway
Bamboo Village
City of Abbotsford
City of Duncan
City of Nanaimo
City of Vancouver Archives
City of Victoria
Chinese Canadian Museum
Cowichan Valley Museum & Archives
The community of Paldi
Cumberland Museum & Archives
Dovehill House
Don Hann
Erik Lambertson
Glenn Alteen
grunt gallery
Gur Sikh Temple
Gus Gus
Harbour Air Seaplanes
Ian Su
Jack Fox
Janine Steele
Jasmine Pullukat
Jill Sharpe
Kelly-Ann Turkington
Vikki Drummond Art
Kira Baker
Lara Wilson
Laura Cuthbert
Len Cousineau
Lia Tarle
Little Sister’s Book & Art Emporium
Megan Lau
Museum of Vancouver
Nanaimo Museum
Paldi Sikh Temple
Richard Banner
Royal BC Museum
Rosslyn Shipp
Sandy Lambert
Selwyn Jacob
South Asian Studies Institute
Tahltan Central Government
Thamilini Jothilingam
Tandoori Junction Indian Cuisine
University of the Fraser Valley
University of Victoria Libraries
Vancouver Board of Parks and Recreation
Vanessa Kwan
Victoria Ranea
Wesley Macinnis

Archival
1181 Lounge: Todd Hoye
Andre Tardif
BCTV
Carolina Kroon
CBC Archive Sales
CBC Licensing
CHEK Media Group
City of Vancouver Archives
COGO Productions
The Cowichan Historical Society
Cowichan Valley Museum & Archives
Canadian Press / Chad Hipolito
Cumberland Museum & Archives
Daily Hive
Demian Petryshyn
Don Hann
Emma Djwa
Froglady Video Productions
Global News
grunt gallery
Helene Littmann
Henri Robideau
Imogene Lim
Imtiaz Popat
Jana Grazely
Jennifer Gauthier
Joan Mayo & the Mayo family
John Kozachenko
Karen Duthie, Diana Wilson
Kiss and Tell: Emma Kivisild / Persimmon Blackbridge / Susan Stewart
Laiwan
Merle Addison
Out On Screen Film and Video Society
Richard Banner
Robert Pogue
Robin Metcalfe
Ron Dutton
Royal BC Museum and Archives
Sandra Thomas / Dan Toulgoet / Glacier Media Group
Scopitone Films
Shaw Communications Inc. / Jim Reis
South Asian Studies Institute
Trevor Jansen / Shauna Sylvester
Ubiq Broadcasting Corp.
Vancouver Men’s Chorus
Violetta Kryak
Vtape.org Distribution

Attribution
Bloomberg, This Canadian City Is The Anti-Asian Hate Crime Capital of North America, Bloomberg Quicktake: Now, May 15, 2021
CBC, More than half of Asian Canadians experienced discrimination in past year: survey, Jon Hernandez, June 8, 2021
CTV News, Sir John A. Macdonald statue toppled and beheaded in Montreal at protest, CTV News, August 30, 2020
Footage of Premier John Horgan Copyright © 2021, Province of British Columbia
Footage from “Prism TV” courtesy of Shaw Communications Inc. (Jim Reis)
Frank Lennon / Toronto Star via Getty Images
Global News
Dive crews retrieve James Cook statue statue from Victoria Harbour, Global News, July 2, 2021
Conservatives urge Manitoba to restore fallen statues of Queen Elizabeth, Queen Victoria, Abigail Turner, July 6, 2021
New study shows extent of anti-Asian racism in Canada, Kamil Karamali, March 23, 2021
Sir John A. Macdonald statue removed from Victoria City Hall, Global News, August 11, 2018
Holmes (Burton) Films Inc, Prelinger Archives
McCord Museum, Wet Collodion Negative, William Notman, 1864
Montreal City News, Montrealer verbally attacked with anti-Asian remarks at grocery store, Montreal City News, January 6, 2022
NBC, Freaks and Geeks – Season 1, February 9, 2021
New Westminster Museum & Archives, Accession Number: IHP10001-1436
Senator Victor Oh, Harper Government Issues Full Apology For Chinese Head Tax and Chinese Exclusion Act, June 22, 2006
Simon Fraser University
Digital Collection, Special Collections and Rare Books
IKhalsa Diwan organizers courtesy of the Kohaly Collection
Sikh Logging_001 courtesy of the Komagata Maru: Continuing the Journey Digital Collection
Stock Media provided by 6@PublicDomain / Pond5
Storyful
Queen Victoria Statue Toppled Outside Manitoba Legislature on Canada Day, Lúcia Rios, July 2, 2021
Sir John A. Macdonald statue toppled and beheaded in Montreal at protest, Kamissa Ma Koita, August 30, 2020
The Guardian, Attacks make Vancouver ‘anti-Asian hate crime capital of North America’, Johna Baylon and Leyland Cecco, May 23, 2021
The Province, a division of Postmedia Network Inc.
The Reach Gallery Museum
Accession Number: DM0623, DM15822_001, P11927, P11843
The Vancouver Sun, a division of Postmedia Network Inc.
The WB, Beverly Hills 90210 – Season 1, August 4, 2011
The WB, Dawson’s Creek – Season 3 Episode 23, November 4, 2020
TikTok, @childrenfirstsociety, Canada Day 2021, November 24, 2021
Toronto City News
Anti-Asian hate attacks on the rise, Toronto City News, March 19, 2021
Anti-mask rant turns into racist tirade inside Mississauga grocery store, News Staff, July 8, 2020
Canada seeing an increase in racist attacks against Asians, Xiaoli Li, May 5, 2020
Twitter, @siiamhamilton, Captain James Cook statue in Victoria, BC. This was moments before his body was sunk in the Salish Sea by Nuu Chah Nulth Youth and friends. The city of Victoria should remove all monuments that celebrate settler colonialism. NO PRIDE IN GENOCIDE!, Sii-am Hamilton, July 1, 2021
University of California, California Notebook: Bancroft Library, May 10, 1952
Vancouver Public Library
Accession Number: 13157, 16639
Vancouver Sun / Vancouver Province, a division of Postmedia Network Inc.

Music
“Racist, Sexist Boy”
Performed by The Linda Lindas
Written and Published by Lucia Elizabeth de la Garza, Mila Alice de La Garza, Isabela Rene Salazar, Eloise Alice Wong
Courtesy of Epitaph

“Hot Magazine”
Written by Richard Dworkin
Performed by Buena Vista
Courtesy of Chapter Music
By arrangement with Terrorbird Media

“Home (Pt.3)”
Performed by Missy D
Written by Missy D
Produced by David Tallarico
Published by Missy D

“I Want More”
Written by Holger Czukay, Irmin Schmidt, Jaki Liebezeit, Michael Karoli and Peter Gilmour
Published by Messer Music Group admin by Bucks Music Group and Red Brick
Performed by CAN
Recording Courtesy of Bucks Music Group LTD
www.spoonrecords.com

Marketing Manager
Kay Rondonneau

Marketing Coordinator
Julie Fortin

Publicist
Katja De Bock

Studio Administrator
Carla Jones

Executive Producer
Shirley Vercruysse

Filmed on the unceded Indigenous territories of
the xʷməθkwəy̓əm, Skwxwú7mesh, Stó:lō, Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh, WSÁNEĆ, Lkwungen, Wyomilth, Cowichan, Ts’uubaa-asatx, K’omoks, Stz’uminus, Hul’qumi’num, Snuneymuxw, Dënéndeh, Tāłtān Konelīne, Quw’utsun, Liǧʷiłdax̌ʷ, K’ómoks, We Wai Kum, and ɬaʔamɩn gɩǰɛ peoples

©2022 A Production of National Film Board of Canada.



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