Opening Night Film Forum
Screened June 27, 2020 (1hr 45m)
“That’s My Jazz” with Exploration Guide
An intimate portrait of Milt Abel II, considered one of the best young pastry chefs in the world. The son of Kansas City jazz legend, Milt Abel Sr., Milt II longed to follow in his father’s footsteps, but on a different stage.
“Walk Run Cha-Cha” with Exploration Guide
The story of two young lovers, Paul and Millie, separated by the collapse of Vietnam at the end of the war. Years later, they are reunited as Vietnamese refugees starting their lives over in California.
“Identity” with Exploration Guide
Andrew Nemr’s story as a Lebanese immigrant in New York City. Follow his journey as he struggles with being bullied and the labels others placed on him. Come cheer him on as he navigates the world, searches for his identity, and finds his joy in tap dancing.