Stand Up Man
Directed by Aram Collier
Vancouver Premiere. Forced to move back to his hometown, wannabe comedian Moses Kim finds his dreams derailed in the family restaurant. Life gets more complicated when an orange-haired teenage cousin from Korea unexpectedly shows up.
Aram Collier is a filmmaker, educator, and former film festival programmer. He is the editor of award winning feature documentary Refugee and director/editor of the short doc Who I Became, both broadcast nationally on PBS USA. His films played festivals in the United States, Canada, Japan and China, and his omnibus live music and film project Suite Suite Chinatown toured Canada, America and Asia. Based in Toronto, Aram is a Chinese and English/Dutch/German mixed and a San Francisco native who has a BFA and MFA in Film Production from the University of California at Santa Cruz and York University respectively.
Writers: Aram Collier and Nathalie Younglai
Producers: Tony Lau, Betty Xie, Aram Collier
Cast: Daniel Jun, Daniel Daegun Lee, Rosalina Lee
Spotlight Series, November 2 / Spotlight Series / 101 minsCanadian Spotlight Series: Stand Up Man by Aram Collier
Preceded by: Stand Up Man