Asian American International Film Festival: Happy Cleaners

Closing Night Film Screening and Reception

Saturday, August 3, 2019 at 7 - 11 p.m.

Asia Society
725 Park Ave., New York, NY 10021

The 42nd AAIFF, in association with Asia Society, closes with the East Coast Premiere of HAPPY CLEANERS.

Following the screening will be a Q&A with the filmmakers and an open bar reception! Close out the festival with us over food, drinks, raffles, and more! 


HAPPY CLEANERS is about the Choi Family living and surviving in Flushing, Queens. We observe the day-to-day lives of the Choi Family members as they navigate through their respective struggles, cultural clashes, inner angst, all while trying to keep the family dry cleaning business afloat. 

Directors/Writers: Julian Kim, Peter S. Lee

Executive Producer:

Producers: Kat Kim, Theresa Choh-Lee, HJ Lee

Cast: Hyanghwa Lim, Charles Ryu, Yun Jeong, Yeena Sung

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