YELLOW FLOWERS ON THE GREEN GRASS – U.S. Premiere

 

Directed by:  Victor Vu from Vietnam

Starring:  Thinh Vinh and Trong Khang

Vietnam, 2015, XXX min, Vietnamese w/English subtitles, DCP

Film Source:  Fortissimo Films

Sunday, March 20, 2:00 PM at the Wilmette Theatre

 

A coming of age story set in the Vietnamese countryside during the late 1980’s, as told through the eyes of a 12-year-old boy named Thieu.  Thieu and his younger brother Tuong share and do everything together.  Their days unfold like a whimsical and comical journey filled with innocence, wonder, confusion and curious adventures, but  takes an act of violence leaving Tuong paralyzed and bedridden for Thieu to come to terms with his own discovery of the true meaning of brotherhood. 

 

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