The Future of Chinese Filmmaking: Made in U.S.?
By Isabella Tianzi Cai Sally Liu came from Beijing to get her MFA at Columbia University. (Carolyn Cole / Los Angeles Times) Back in 2005 when I started as a freshman studying film at Boston University, I was one of only two foreign-born Chinese film students there. I remember the surprised look that people often gave me when they learned about my major. At the time, it was rare to see a student from mainland China taking on film as her major, especially at the undergraduate