You don’t see many Asian leads in Western cinema, that’s why The Joy Luck Club’s all-Asian cast was so radical. Its portrayal of complicated mother-daughter relationships and the immigrant experience spoke to Amy Choi as a child — and again as a mother. You can find the edited version of this conversation with music and clips in the This Movie Changed Me episode "The Joy Luck Club — Amy S. Choi." Find more at onbeing.org/thismoviechangedme.