In the call center capital of the world, anonymous call center agents from Manila spill the beans on the Philippines’ most in-demand job. Their stories reveal prevalent truths about the country’s rapid Westernization and cultural suppression, all of which take place just on the other side of our phone calls.
Alexander Humilde will be in attendance for Q&A.
Why do Vietnamese dominate the $8 billion dollar nail salon industry? For mixed-race Vietnamese filmmaker Adele Pham, it is a deeply personal question. Diving into 40 years of Vietnamese American history, Adele confronts her cultural conflicts and discovers her place within the community by peeling back the layers of this niche trade seen by everyone, but known to few.