No Joke | The Braid
Inspiring Jewish Stories on Stage (The Braid) • 5m 30s
Screenwriter David Chiu, the son of a Chinese immigrant and a Lithuanian Jewish mother, encounters unexpected racism at a Hollywood pitch meeting when a powerful man tells a joke about a Chinese restaurant using a racist accent. As David debates what to do, he makes a decision that both haunts him and leads him to a powerful revelation.
Produced by The Braid/Jewish Women’s Theatre
True story, Drama
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