Viet Film Fest 2021 [ARCHIVED]

Urban Drift: Cold Nights & City Lights

Expired October 31, 2021 6:55 AM
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In this set of shorts all set in urban spaces, filmmakers explore what it means to be lonely. Each of the protagonists is searching for something - whether it be lost connections, self-love, community, or authentic forms of self-expression. Braving the coldness of the city nights, these characters look for and hold onto what warmth they find in the dark.

run(A)way depicts the psychological interior of those living in loneliness and isolation searching for an escape. Connected by their shared experience, the characters runaway to an imaginary world where they masked their reality to fashion a world that gives them a sense of community.

  • Year
  • Runtime
    12 minutes
  • Language
  • Country
    United States
  • Premiere
    Los Angeles
  • Director
    Thang Dao
  • Producer
    Kennesaw State University
  • Cinematographer
    Philip Knowlton
  • Editor
    Philip Knowlton
  • Sound Design
    Darryl Joseph