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Cinematheque . Film Schedule . DENISE HO: BECOMING THE SONG

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Online exclusive! Available 7/17 - 8/6.

DENISE HO: BECOMING THE SONG

United States | 2020 | Sue Williams

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This new documentary traces how an openly gay Hong Kong singer and Cantopop superstar became an ardent human rights advocate and outspoken activist for HK freedom and identity. Denise Ho's political activities have alienated her from sponsors and Chinese authorities and impeded her performance career; nevertheless she persists. "Critic's Pick!...An inspiring documentary driven by an unwavering belief in the ability of people—particularly young people—to create the world they want to live in." –NY Times. Cleveland premiere. Subtitles. 83 min.

Denise Ho: Becoming the Song, a Cinematheque streaming exclusive, can be watched online from 7/17 thru 8/6 via the link below. (Doing so supports the Cinematheque.) Screening fee is $12, and after opening the film, you have five days to watch it.

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