Short Films From The Viet Film Fest: Diaspora, Family, and Memory -- April 11, 2019

Event Date: 

Thursday, April 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 9:15pm

Event Location: 

  • Pollock Theater

Presented in conjunction with UCSB Reads 2019, this program of six shorts by filmmakers from the Vietnamese diaspora includes documentary, narrative, and experimental films. Like this year’s UCSB Reads text The Best We Could Do, these short films take up questions of Vietnamese heritage, family, and memory. This selection of films was curated in cooperation with the Viet Film Fest. Filmmakers Kady Le, Lan Nguyen, and Quyên Nguyen-Le will join moderator erin Khuê Ninh(Asian American Studies, UCSB) for a post-screening discussion.

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