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The Goddess

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Presented by University of Pittsburgh Asian Studies Center at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, Pittsburgh PA

Nov 15 2018
The Goddess

The Goddess featuring pipa player Min Xiao-Fen and guitarist Rez Abbasi.

The November Pittsburgh Film and Media Colloquium proudly presents a screening of the Chinese silent film The Goddess (directed by Wu Yonggang, 1934) along with an original score composed by Min Xiao-Fen.  The Goddess starts Ruan Lingyu in one of her final roles.  The film will be introduced by Kun Qian, associate professor of the Chinese literature and film.  The accompanying musical performance will feature multiple Chinese instruments played by Min Xiao-Fen, and Rez Abbasi on guitar.


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Free Admission

Contact: 412-624-6564



  • Min Xiao-Fen


Frick Fine Arts Auditorium

650 Schenley Drive, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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