DisOrient 2019 Opening Night Film - For Izzy- and Opening Night Reception
For Izzy (2018) 106 minutes USA
English, Cantonese Directed by Alex Chu
Dede, a photojournalist and recovering addict, moves in next door to Laura, a young woman with autism. As the pair form an unlikely friendship, Dede assembles a documentary, using animation and found footage to tell a story of getting sober, of family and friendship, and of love and forgiveness.
Film: 6:00 pm UO 177 Lawrence Hall
Reception: 8:30 pm JSMA
Ticket stub also provides admission to the 8:30 pm Opening Night Reception at Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art with sweet and savory bites and live performance by Julian Saporiti of No No Boy. Reception runs from 8:30pm-11:30pm with multi-media musical performance by No No Boy Project and introduction to some of the filmmakers who will be screening their films at DisOrient 2019.
For more information about the schedule for the DisOrient Asian American Film Festival of Oregon, please visit www.disorientfilm.org.
UO 177 Lawrence Hall (View)
between E. 13th and Franklin near University
Eugene, OR 97403
|Minimum Age: 13|
|Kid Friendly: Yes!|
|Wheelchair Accessible: Yes!|