Sundance Film Short Explores Homosexuality in the Korean-American Community
Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 04:32PM
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By Matt Hilbrun, Voice of America - January 19, 2012

The story behind the new short-film Dol (First Birthday) is packed with enough drama to be turned into a movie of its own.

Dol was Korean-American filmmaker Andrew Ahn's way of coming out to his parents. He wanted acceptance from his family. He got that and, in the process, had the movie accepted for screening at the Sundance Film Festival, one of the most prestigious cinema showcases in the world. [Read Full Story]

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