Poster for Free Chol Soo Lee

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

Country: U.S.A.

Program Category: Documentary Competition

Year: 2022

Film Still Courtesy of Sundance Institute.

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