Lotus Blossom: The First Chinese-American Film and Made in Boyle Heights, Part Two

This is the second part of Boyle Heights Historical Society Advisory Board member Rudy Martinez’s post on the filming of the first Chinese-American movie, Lotus Blossom, right here in Boyle Heights: On the evening of July 14, 1921, as the production on Lotus Blossom was nearing completion, a “Motion Picture Electrical Pageant” was held in…