Nov. 12, 2020

Chris Soriano - Anti-Asian Racism & COVID-19


Chris Soriano is the director of the upcoming movie Dynasty Boys.

Movie Plot: A group of bullied Asian Americans band together to stand up against hate crimes in the midst of a COVID-19 pandemic surrounded with racism and violence.

Website: DynastyBoys.com

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/dynastyboys/

Chapter Markers

  • 00:00 - Introduction - Chris Soriano
  • 02:30 - Early beginnings
  • 07:35 - Gangs in San Diego and influential figures
  • 11:30 - Passion for filmmaking
  • 15:19 - Racism in a modern world (Dynasty Boys)
  • 19:25 - How COVID-19 changed racism
  • 24:17 - Positivity and Optimism
  • 26:02 - The process of making Dynasty Boys
  • 31:51 - Starting a creative project
  • 36:47 - Defining moments
  • 39:43 - Fixing racism
  • 44:55 - Lasting thoughts

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