Free Chol Soo Lee
Director: Eugene Yi, Julie Ha Run Time: 83 min.
After a Korean immigrant is wrongly convicted of a 1973 San Francisco Chinatown gang murder, Asian Americans unite as never before to free Chol Soo Lee. A former street hustler becomes the symbol for a landmark movement. But once out, he self-destructs, threatening the movement’s legacy and the man himself. Documentary Feature.
Directors: Julie Ha, Eugene Yi
Producers: Su Kim, Jean Tsien, Sona Jo, Julie Ha, Eugene Yi
Program Category: Documentary Competition
Film Still Courtesy of Sundance Institute.
General Admission tickets available on January 13, 2022