This film is only available to viewers in the United States from October 22, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.WATCH NOW
THE PARADISE WE ARE LOOKING FOR is a collection of four documentary shorts produced by our friends at Pacific Arts Movement. Filmmakers Norbert Hsieh, Quyên Nguyen-Le, Joseph Mangat, and R.J. Lozada explore San Diego’s unique culture from an Asian American lens through stories of community trauma, rituals, heritage, and personal histories. — Marvin Yueh
Director: Norbert Shieh, Quyên Nguyen-Le, Joseph Mangat, R.J. Lozada
Producer: Brian Hu, Benjamin To
Join us on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 5pm PT for C3: THE PARADISE WE ARE LOOKING FOR an artist conversation featuring the filmmakers and special guests. RSVPs open the Thursday before the event. Click here to learn more.
Did you miss the live conversation? Watch the artist conversation featuring the filmmakers in this program below, as we discuss their creative journeys behind making their films.
We head south of Los Angeles to explore four Asian American stories from sunny San Diego. Join us for an artist conversation with documentary filmmakers Norbert Shieh, Quyên Nguyen-Le, Joseph Mangat, and R.J. Lozada on how they chose their stories to tell. — Marvin Yueh