Cornell University

Poor Folk

Monday, April 16, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Willard Straight Theatre
Central Campus

Ithaca Premiere!

2012 > Taiwan > Directed by Midi Z

With Shin-Hong Wang, Ke-Xi Wu, De-Fu Zhao

A-hong and San-mei, both from Myanmar, live a parallel existence crisscrossing the metropolis of Bangkok and the remote border town Dagudi. To earn enough money to free his younger sister who has been sold to human traffickers, A-hong tries his hand at the drug trade. To earn the ID required to settle in Taiwan, San-mei works for a gang boss who promises to open doors.  Subtitled.

1 hr 45 min