Pui Chan: Kung Fu Pioneer - Museum of Moving Image

Date: 02/23/13
Hours: 3pm
Ages: All
36-01 35 Avenue - 718-777 6888
Astoria, NY 11106

Description: Museum of the Moving Image celebrates the Chinese New Year with a special screening and live event devoted to legendary kung fu grandmaster, Pui Chan, one of the martial arts pioneers who introduced traditional Chinese kung fu to the United States. Pui Chan: Kung Fu Pioneer, a new film about Chan, directed by his daughter Mimi Chan, will screen at the Museum as part of its Fist and Sword martial arts showcase. Mimi Chan will appear in person at the screening, with special guests who will perform a traditional Chinese lion dance.