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SHORTS: BOATS ON FIRE

Asian American Panorama / 97 mins

In the Still of the Night 2
SHORTS: BOATS ON FIRE

UltraStar Mission Valley
Thursday, November 10, 2016 4:00 pm Buy Tickets

Description

Short films that look in the ocean of the past to find memories blurred by migration, national calamity, and the passions of youth.

In This Program


  1. Christmas in America - Film Still 3 small

    CHRISTMAS IN AMERICA

    King Lu / USA / 2016 / 9 mins
    Recollections of the great lengths, however compromised, that Chinese immigrant parents go through to make sure their kids have a memorable Christmas.

  2. Noodle Deli - Photo 1 copy

    NOODLE DELI

    David R. Liu / USA / 2016 / 13 mins
    Documentary on a beloved Chinese noodle restaurant and the culinary traditions passed on through its chef.

  3. Cliff Superfan tennis small

    CLIFF, SUPERFAN!

    Diane Quon / USA / 2016 / 26 mins
    Stanford’s number one sports fan shares his passions for life beyond his alma mater.

  4. Nuoc

    NUÔC

    Quyên Nguyen-Le / USA / 2016 / 5 mins
    Through shards of war and protest images, this short takes us in the mind of a teenager seeking clarity about her identity as the daughter of a Vietnam War refugee.

  5. Excerpt_Fences_Still

    EXCERPT: FENCES

    VIncent Hoang / USA / 2016 / 10 mins
    Against roving images of homes and alleyways, siblings recall childhoods growing up poor.

  6. Three Wheels-3 small

    THREE WHEELS

    Neang Kavich / Cambodia, France / 2015 / 20 mins
    Tuk tuk driver Nath reconsiders the meaning of his marriage after meeting someone who reminds him of the past.

  7. In the Still of the Night

    IN THE STILL OF THE NIGHT

    Sanif Olek / Singapore / 2015 / 14 mins
    Three friends share their sense of loss in relation to the men in their lives, set to the backdrop of classic Malay songs.


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SHORTS: BOATS ON FIRE

UltraStar Mission Valley
Thursday, November 10, 2016 4:00 pm Buy Tickets

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