My Shanghai (USA) 56 minutes – 1127

Growing up fast in 1930s Shanghai, the ‘Paris of the Orient,’ Virginia Lumsdaine McCutcheon was imprisoned by the Japanese in World War II. Her memory sharp as shrapnel, Virginia, 92, unveils a provocative story of love, loss, art, and the art of survival in this portrait documentary.  9/3 8:35 p.m. – Dunford Auditorium;  9/5 5:10 p.m. – Sears Gallery;  9/10 12:00 p.m. – Mesquite;  9/11 6:30 p.m. – Mesquite