Denise Ho: Becoming the Song (2020)

Denise Ho: Becoming the Song (2020)

Friday, April 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

Denise Ho – Becoming the Song profiles the openly gay Hong Kong singer and human rights activist Denise Ho. Drawing on unprecedented, years-long access, the film explores her remarkable journey from commercial Cantopop superstar to outspoken political activist, an artist who has put her life and career on the line in support of the determined struggle of Hong Kong citizens to maintain their identity and freedom.

Award: Official Selection – Frameline (San Francisco International LGBTQ Film Festival)

April 30, 2PM–6PM EDT Film Screening
Registering below will allow you to screen Denise Ho: Becoming the Song within a 4-hour time frame between 2PM-6PM EDT on Friday, April 30 via Panopto. Film running time is 83 minutes.

April 30, 7PM-8PM EDT Post-screening Discussion

Registering below will also allow you access to the post-screening discussion held by Helen Siu (Professor of Anthropology, Yale University) and Denise Y. Ho (Assistant Professor of History, Yale University) on Friday, April 30, 7PM-8PM EDT via Zoom.


*Registration is open to only the Yale community. You must register with your email address.

Register by April 29:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the film screening and post-screening discussion.

China, Hong Kong