Asian American International Film Festival: Happy CleanersVIEW EVENT DETAILS
Closing Night Film Screening and Reception
Part of the 42nd Asian American International Film Festival
Presented by Asian CineVision in association with Asia Society
Dirs. Julian Kim and Peter S. Lee
2019. USA. 98 min. Color. English / Korean. East Coast Premiere.
Happy Cleaners is about the Choi Family living and surviving in Flushing, Queens. We observe the day-to-day lives of the Choi Family members as they navigate through their respective struggles, cultural clashes, inner angst, all while trying to keep the family dry cleaning business afloat.
The 42nd Asian American International Film Festival runs from July 25 to August 3.
Since 1978 the Asian American International Film Festival, produced by Asian CineVision, is the nation’s first and longest running festival of its kind and the premier showcase for the best Asian independent and Asian American cinema. AAIFF is committed to film and media as a tool for social change and to the support of diversity and inclusion in independent cinema and the Asian American media arts.