Lulu Wang filmmaker
"The Farewell" star acknowledged “there’s always more work to be done," but took an optimistic view on Asian representation in Hollywood.
An annual report calculated that women directed more than 10% of 2019's top films. But clearly, Hollywood still has a long way to go.
Wang director resisted pressures to whitewash the film about a Chinese family.
After "Crazy Rich Asians" in 2018, this year will see a growing range of Asian representation in movies and TV.
Premiering on July 12, the film from director Lulu Wang earned critical acclaim at this year's Sundance Film Festival.