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Walk, Run, Cha-Cha

2019, 21mins

Chipaul and Millie Cao reunited in 1980s Los Angeles after being separated by the Vietnam War. Forty years later, they become ballroom dancers to reconnect again and make up for lost time.


While Paul and Millie Cao were dancing--they dance a lot--a film director researching mini-malls accidentally walked into the Lai Lai Ballroom & Studio in Alhambra. Director Laura Nix was so intrigued, she decided to start taking lessons! Eventually, she knew Paul and Millie had a story to tell and she was the one to tell it. George Pennacchio 


Directed by Laura Nix


AWARDS & NOMINATIONS

Oscar Nomination 2020: Academy Award for Best Documentary Short Subject


RESOURCES

The Film Club Film Review 

Eye for Film Film Review


SCREENING INFO

You can access the film for free via https://vimeo.com/380740144 


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