Fallen Star Rising Sun

Directed by Bake Phouikham

Cast: Ko Chandetka

Ko Chandetka’s family fled Laos in 1975 to seek asylum in Elgin, Illinois. Bodybuilding becomes an escape from his bullies and his family’s expectations until untreated trauma finds a way to express itself through drug and alcohol abuse.

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Southeast Asian Showcase

Southeast Asian Americans are an artistic force to be reckoned with in this collection of narrative and documentary…

Dates & Times
Broadway Performance Hall

Fri, Feb 21
6:00 pm