Golden Golden Film Screening with Director Erica Cho
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
5:00 PM-6:30 PM
About the film:
"Two broke San Bernardino 20-somethings make their way out to Los Angeles to learn about their own secret desires, via a fortune teller’s conjoined crystal balls.
Through different settings and musical genres, space opens up for their desires and love for one another to run free." (Film: USA / 2016 / Drama / 14 mins / English)
Official Selection 2016 — Athens International Film + Video Festival
Official Selection 2016 — Wicked Queer: the Boston LGBT Film Festival
Official Selection 2016 — Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
BFI-Flare: London LGBT Film Festival
About the director:
Erica Cho is a visual artist and filmmaker based in Los Angeles, California. Cho creates narrative and experimental film/video, installation and drawn and painted comics, having exhibited at the Brooklyn Museum of Art, Japanese American National Museum, and the National Museum of Women in the Arts. Cho’s work has screened in film festivals worldwide such as the London Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, Expresión en Corto International Film Festival in San Miguel, and The Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival. Cho was honored as one of Out Magazine’s Out100 for her remarkable contributions to LGBTQ culture, and has received awards from Creative Capital, The Third Wave Foundation, and the California Community Foundation. Cho was also honored as the Robert Motherwell endowed visual art residency fellow at the Fine Arts Work Center in Provincetown, Massachusetts and has collaborated extensively with local Los Angeles community and youth art organizations such as The Heart Project, Self Help Graphics, and the Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs Youth Arts and Education.
For more information, please contact Jacqueline Rios at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Co-sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences, Westphal College of Media Arts & Design, the Department of Global Studies and Modern Languages.
Papadakis Integrated Sciences Building, Room 112, 3245 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104