New American Filmmakers
MARGARITA, WITH A STRAW
India, United States 2014 | 100 min.
New American Filmmakers | Drama, Gay/Lesbian, Romance, Self-discovery, Women
Laila is a rebellious young Indian woman with cerebral palsy. Gifted, spunky, and boy crazy (which leads to heartbreak), she feels she needs to leave India to pursue her academics and moves to...
Mon, Nov 16 - 8:15PM Dole Cannery A
Wed, Nov 18 - 7:45PM Dole Cannery G
Thu, Nov 19 - 7:30PM Doris Duke Theatre
PEOPLE ARE THE SKY
United States 2015 | 94 min.
New American Filmmakers | Biography, Documentary, Personal Narrative, Social Issues, War
Award winning filmmaker and writer Dai Sil Kim-Gibson, in her most personal film, travels to her birthplace, North Korea, for the first time in 70 years. Taking a journey into the past, she explores...
Sat, Nov 14 - 4:00PM Dole Cannery E
Sun, Nov 15 - 11:30AM Dole Cannery D
South Korea, United States 2015 | 105 min.
New American Filmmakers | Asian American, Comedy, Coming of Age, Drama, Gala
Seoul, 1986. Overseas Korean teens are participating in a government sponsored summer camp for them to learn about their heritage. With a summer of partying ahead of them, they’re on a crash course...
Wed, Nov 18 - 8:15PM Dole Cannery A
Sun, Nov 22 - 5:00PM Dole Cannery B
France, United States 2015 | 82 min.
New American Filmmakers | Coming of Age, Drama, Youth/Teen
Chris drives up to Yosemite for the weekend with his dad and discovers a corpse in the woods. Joe, left to his own devices by his babysitting sister, befriends a lonely drifter who shares his love of...
Sun, Nov 15 - 8:30PM Dole Cannery C
Wed, Nov 18 - 5:30PM Dole Cannery G