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LOS ANGELES—Screening of TRY HARDER!

September 26, 2021 @ 1:30 pm3:30 pm

  LOS ANGELES ASIAN PACIFIC FILM FESTIVAL―Relive your senior year anxieties through the journeys of five gifted and charismatic students from San Francisco’s prestigious Lowell High School, as they enter the gauntlet known as college admissions to try and get into the elite universities of their (or their parents’) dreams. This endearing documentary by Debbie Lum enjoyed a successful world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year, and we’re pleased to host its Los Angeles Premiere ahead of its official release on PBS in 2022. — Marvin Yueh TRY HARDER! Director: Debbie Lum Sunday, September 26, 2021, at 1:30 pm Regal L.A. LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center 1000 W Olympic Boulevard Los Angeles, CA 90015 Order tickets here. This film is supported by California Documentary Project Research and Development and Production Grants.

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Date:
September 26, 2021
Time:
1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
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Website:
https://festival.vcmedia.org/2021/movies/try-harder/

Organizer

Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival
Email:
festival@vcmedia.org
Website:
https://festival.vcmedia.org/2021/

Venue

Regal L.A. LIVE: A Barco Innovation Center
1000 W Olympic Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015 United States
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Website:
https://festival.vcmedia.org/2021/movies/fanny/