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‘Seeking Asian Female’ Provides An In Depth Look At A Fetish

Posted by: funnytodd   
February 21st,

Filmmaker Debbie Lum poses with Steven and Sandy, her documentary subjects, on the big day. Susan Asian that is munroe/Seeking Female caption

Susan Munroe/Seeking Asian Female

It is difficult to view looking for Asian Female, Debbie Lum’s uncomfortably close glance at the sensation some call “yellow fever” — whenever frequently non-Asian guys fetishize Asian females sri lankan wives as intimate or intimate partners — without squirming. As well as very very first, it seems like it absolutely wasn’t very easy for Lum to report the occurrence.

“I experienced to battle the desire to make around and then leave, ” Lum states in a voiceover, appropriate before she satisfies the type we realize just as “Steven” when it comes to very first time. I was told by her this person had among the “worst cases of yellowish temperature” she’s seen.

Steven, an earnest, bespectacled, white man that is american an unsettling penchant for Asian females, just isn’t precisely the most attractive of prospective suitors. He has got a propensity to gauge ladies centered on their amount of “Chineseness. ” With unabashed glee: “You look very Chinese, with the bangs as he beckons Lum inside his messy apartment, he tells her. You realize i prefer that. ” Later on, Steven excitedly defines his love interest Sandy as “looking so Chinese. Read the rest of this entry »