Cloud Atlas

Yellowface In 'Cloud Atlas' Continues Hollywood Tradition of Racism

Alden Habacon | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Alden Habacon

Cloud Atlas' trailers, TV ads and web banners not only feature heavy-hitters Tom Hanks and Halle Berry in the film, but showcase creepy images of non-Asian actors wearing "slanty eyes." If felt weirded out or was reminded of the times you may have heard someone yell, "Hey, chinky eyes!" from across the street -- you are not alone.