Director Michael Siv on the Khmer Rouge Trials in ‘Daze of Justice’

By Ashlyn Perri More than 10 years ago, Michael Siv was one of the subjects in and filmmakers of the Spencer Nakasako-directed documentary “Refugee,” which centers around Siv and his quest to reunite with his father and brother in Cambodia. Siv, with another documentary already under his belt (“Who I Became,” 2003), directs his sophomore project “Daze of […]

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Director Duc Nguyen on Being ‘Stateless’

By Chi-hui Yang This month, Cinema Asian America on XFINITY on Demand presents Emmy Award-winning filmmaker Duc Nguyen’s latest documentary, “Stateless.” “Stateless” follows the stories of Vietnamese refugees who have been living in a condition of statelessness in the Philippines for 16 years while awaiting a rare opportunity for resettlement in the United States. Many […]

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