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Americanese

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Romance, Comedy, Drama
Release Date:August 10, 2007
Cast:Chris Tashima, Allison Sie, Sab Shimono, Munda Razooki, Kelly Hu
Director:Eric Byler
Producer:Allison Sie
Writer:Eric Byler, Shawn Wong
Distributor:IFC First Take

Description: "Americanese" is a penetrating anti-romance, filled with lush, dreamlike imagery and sharply realized emotions. It tells this story of two lovers perhaps meant to be together, bewildered as they hopelessly drift apart. The film invites the audience to unravel, in flashbacks, in private ruminations, and in infrequent encounters, the mystery of an Asian American love story. The meaning of Raymond and Aurora's love,and the truth behind their breakup, are revealed in its aftermath - just as scientists learn about the birth of the universe by studying the reverberation of its echo.

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