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Spencer Nakasako in Spencer Nakasako's Trilogy

Spencer Nakasako's Trilogy

2005 NR

Award-winning filmmaker Spencer Nakasako captures life for Southeast Asian-American refugee youths living in the San Francisco Bay Area in these three highly acclaimed documentaries. The first, A.K.A. Don Bonus, reveals the struggles of a Cambodian high schooler living in the projects; Kelly Loves Tony centers on a pregnant Laotian refugee who wants to go to college; and in Refugee, a young man returns to Cambodia to reunite with his family.