A perfect woman had to be pretty, submissive — and Asian for a California man named Steven. When you look at the documentary looking for Asian Female, filmmaker Debbie Lum then followed Steven as he sought after, found, and brought over Sandy, a 30-year-old girl from Asia, for a fiancee visa. Then truth hit. Lum speaks about host Michel Martin to her film.
MICHEL MARTIN, HOST:
We intend to just simply take a huge u-turn now while having the thing I’m planning to phone some grown people’ discussion about one thing that i will be certain, if you reside in a few components of the united states or ever have a look at dating web sites, you’ll have observed.
Have actually you ever pointed out that some males appear to have thing for Asian ladies? We are demonstrably speaing frankly about non-Asian guys here. Chinese-American filmmaker Debbie Lum did, partly because she by herself was the thing – one might say the target even – for this fascination. So she chose to make an effort to discover what it is all about.
She interviewed males whom posted online personal advertisements solely searching for Asian ladies. This really is simply an example of just just exactly what she discovered.
(SOUNDBITE OF MOVIE, “SEEKING ASIAN FEMALE”)
UNIDENTIFIED MAN # 1: It is their locks. Oahu is the long, black colored hair which is really attractive.
UNIDENTIFIED MAN no. 2: it is the entire kind that is mysterious of, dark eyes.
UNIDENTIFIED MAN no. 3: i believe they offer more consideration to the way the man seems than, often, on their own.
UNIDENTIFIED guy #4: Yeah. They truly are form of simple and variety of quiet. Continue reading “For Just One Guy, She Must Be Pretty And Asian”