Seadrift BAAFF Screening with Director Q&A
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The Boston Asian American Film Festival’s 2019 Centerpiece film, SEADRIFT, screens at the Bright Family Screening Room and will be followed by a Q&A with Director/Producer/Editor Tim Tsai.
The Boston Asian American Film Festival’s 2019 Centerpiece film is SEADRIFT, a documentary by Tim Tsai.
In 1979, a Vietnamese refugee shoots and ills a white crab fisherman at the public town docks in Seadrift, Texas. What began as a dispute over fishing territory erupts into violence and ignites a maelstrom of boat burnings, KKK intimidation, and other hostilities against Vietnamese refugees along the Gulf Coast. Set during the early days of Vietnamese refugee arrival in the U.S., SeadriftView more
General Admission $13.00
Senior (65+) $9.50
Emerson College Community Member $9.10
Student Discount $9.50
Emerson College Student/Faculty/Staff Advance $5.00
Additional time info:
The short film “Justice for Vincent” will precede the screening
Q&A with the director will follow the screening
559 Washington Street, Boston, MA 02111