Emily Chao: Light Signal Zine
Author/Editor: Emily Chao
Limited edition small booklet printed on cotton paper as an accompaniment to the film Light Signal (2022) by Emily Chao. Contents include research materials, original poetry, and stills from the film.
Emily Chao is a filmmaker and independent curator based in the Bay Area. Her ongoing series of diverse, short-form nonfiction films focus primarily on identity and diaspora, history and representation, and the interaction between space and memory. She is a co-programmer of Light Field, an international exhibition of recent and historical moving image art on celluloid, held in the San Francisco Bay Area and a member of Black Hole Collective Film Lab in Oakland, CA. She is from San Jose, California and earned her MFA in Film/Video at the California Institute of the Arts. Her films are distributed by Canyon Cinema.
containing film stills, research materials, and writing from the film
Light Signal (2022) had its world premiere in CROSSROADS 2022 — program 8: divisions of labor, see full details about the film and its program here.