Release Date: November 21st, 2008
DVD Release Date: September 1st, 2009
Not Yet Rated|1 hr 36 min
A Laotian family leaves its war-torn country behind and moves to New York.
Director: Ellen Kuras
Self-consciously poetic and shot within a luscious inch of its life, the film's also an engrossing heartbreaker: a family saga that spans continents, political administrations, and decades of travail to arrive at a harder, wiser place. show more
A riveting works of humanism. show more
A powerful account of how the American dream became a nightmare for one Laotian family. show more