Under the Same Roof

Under the Same Roof: Short Films About Family

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Under the Same Roof: Short Films About Family is a series of short films that chronicle Viet Film Fest (VFF) from its inception to its most recent iteration. These films capture the complexity of family through bonds that bend and break, created by and/or starring the Vietnamese diaspora. Whether the film was set in the U.S. or abroad, familial ties are questioned, explored, and disrupted through silent revelations and turbulent severances. Details of a live stream Q&A for this showcase are TBD and will be announced shortly. This is a free screening with pay what you want admission at checkout so please consider donating to VFF!

A Vietnamese-American household receives a surprise visit from a long-lost patriarch after he fails at a get-rich-quick scheme.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    24 minutes
  • Language
    English, Vietnamese
  • Country
    United States
  • Director
    Richard Van
  • Screenwriter
    Richard Van
  • Producer
    Betty Hu
  • Co-Producer
    Rui Xu
  • Cast
    Roy Tran, Jamie Tran, Murphy Pham, Junie Hoang
  • Editor
    Richard Van
  • Sound Design
    Gahyae Ryu