Oct 01 - Oct 11 2020 | Online Film Festival

Oct 01 - Oct 11 2020

Online Film Festival

Monsoon

Monsoon

October 1 October 11

86 minutes

Narrative, Drama

English, Vietnamese

English Subtitles

UK

MONSOON is a poignant reflection on the struggle for identity in a place where the past weighs heavily on the present. When Kit returns to Vietnam for the first time in 30 years, he feels estranged from his birth country, which his family fled after the War. Searching for a place to scatter his parents’ ashes, Kit journeys from Saigon to Hanoi. Along the way, he reconnects with his cousin Lee and falls for Lewis, the son of an American veteran. And he finally starts to connect to the memories of his parents and his own roots.

After your purchase, you will receive an email with a link to view the film. For more information and FAQ’s, please visit our How To Festival section.

NOTE: This film is geoblocked to the tri-state area (New York, New Jersey, Connecticut).

Buy Tickets Now

Director

  • Hong Khaou
  • Named one of the Screen Daily’s Stars of Tomorrow for 2013, writer-director Hong Khaou spent seven years at independent film distribution company Peccadillo Pictures. Making the move into filmmaking, Khaou wrote and directed two short films, SPRING and SUMMER, as well as his debut feature film, LILTING, which had its world premiere at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival. Among numerous accolades include the Sundance Institute/Mahindra Global Filmmaking Award for his second feature project, MONSOON.
  • Producer

    • Tracy O'Riordan
  • Writer

    • Hong Khaou
  • Cast

    • Henry Golding
    • Parker Sawyers
    • Molly Harris
    • David Tran

You May Like