Once Upon a Screen: Explosive paradox

Directed by Kevin B. Lee

Kevin B. Lee focuses his inimitable curiosity on a BevMo! that was once an AMC, where he saw Platoon as an Asian American kid in the 80s, capturing just how weird going to the movies was and continues to be.

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Histories reside in plain sight in these spatial stories of punk in Little Tokyo, Platoon under the BevMo! awning, soap opera anthems amidst social unrest, and all that is buried, lost, and endures in the architectures around us.

Dates & Times
UltraStar Cinemas Mission Valley

Saturday, October 30, 2021
2:30 pm