“I’m talking about yellow fever!”   ◆

Documentary filmmaker Debbie Lum, on the subject of her SXSW entry.

Wall Street Journal’s Speakeasy:

If you’re not Asian, what Lum is referring to is the targeted attraction that some non-Asian men have toward Asian women — an obsession, in some cases, that takes the creepy plunge into sexual fetish: “Living in the Bay Area, if I had a dollar for every time a guy with yellow fever tried to hit on me in Chinese, I could have funded ‘Seeking Asian Female’ on my own,” she says.

(Via The Dish)