The Chinese Exclusion Act

This film chronicles the background, history and aftermath of the only federal law in American history to explicitly bar by name a specific race and nationality from immigrating to America and becoming American citizens.

Total CPB Investment: 

$40,000

Made Possible by CPB's: 

Ric Burns
New York, NY
TVPRG - CAAM subgrant
$40,000

Topics: 

History & Biography