Badass Beauty Queen: The Story of Anastasia Lin
Directed by Theresa Kowall-Shipp
Vancouver Premiere. The story behind Miss World contestant Anastasia Lin, using her beauty to stand up to an oppressive regime. Follow Anastasia, as she brings the world’s attention to an increasing list of China’s human rights atrocities, putting everything on line to stay true to her conscience—including her father’s safety and her chance at the crown.
American/Canadian Award winning TV/media professional Theresa Kowall-Shipp has produced, created, directed and/or written shows for CTV, CBC, Global, YTV, W, The Travel Channel, Life Network, HGTV, Food Network, BBC, Discovery and Discovery Kids. Known for Recipe to Riches (2011-2012), Confucius Was a Foodie (2017-2018), CHRISTINE CUSHING LIVE Food Network Canada, DESIGNER GUYS for HGTV, Builder Boss for HGTV Canada
Writer: Theresa Kowall-Shipp
Producer: Jason Loftus
Featuring: Anastasia Lin
Documentary Features Series, November 3 / Documentary Features Series / 100 minsDocumentary Series: Badass Beauty Queen: The Story of Anastasia Lin by Theresa Kowall-Shipp preceded by the Short “Good Girls Don’t” by Ana de Lara & “JIEJIE” by Feng-I Fiona Roan