"East of Hollywood" is a short film that deals with the trials and tribulations of the average Asian American actor. Shot as a documentary, this comedy exaggerates the, sometimes degrading, nature of the casting process. Filled with cultural references, memorable characters, and a poignant story, this film raises important questions about Asian representation in the media, while still making audiences laugh out loud.
Did You Know?
Well, let's say your character worked in Little Italy... in Hong Kong. There's bound to be one, right?
Definitely. They're everywhere.
And now he's here, in America, serving great Italian food... by way of Hong Kong. Can you give that a try?