Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
A Korean American adoptee navigates his identities in his predominantly white baseball team. Through nuanced conversations with his teammates on the field, the teenage boy grapples with anti-Asian microaggressions, while feeling conflicted by his own efforts to fit in with his peers.
Director: Thomas Percy Kim
Writer: Thomas Percy Kim
Producer: Thomas Percy Kim, Ashley Chu, Will Noyce
Director of Photography: Will Noyce
Editor: Thomas Percy Kim
Cast: Ki Hong Lee, Rollin Atkinson
FREE PROGRAM | With the theme of “Breaking Barriers,” the 4th HBO Asian Pacific American Visionaries short film competition drew a record number of submissions of films that provided a unique lens into the challenges and victories of overcoming obstacles. We are pleased to present an encore presentation of last year’s finalist films.