Tiffany Chu plays a karaoke hostess in Ms. Purple, directed by Justin Chon. Chon talks about Koreatown and the future of Asian-American cinema.

Twilight graduate Justin Chon on his film set in LA’s Koreatown, hostess work, and Asian-American cinema after Crazy Rich Asians

  • Chon’s Ms. Purple, about a Korean hostess who craves dignity, shines light on a generation left behind and has a refined beauty that echoes In the Mood for Love
  • Korean-American, whose directorial debut Gook premiered at Sundance festival, hopes for day when he can make a film without it being labelled Asian-American
Topic |   American films

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Tiffany Chu plays a karaoke hostess in Ms. Purple, directed by Justin Chon. Chon talks about Koreatown and the future of Asian-American cinema.
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