The story of an unlikely friendship forged against the backdrop of the 1992 LA uprising, GOOK was written and directed by Justin Chon and edited by AFI Conservatory alum Reynolds Barney (AFI Class of 2016). At the Sundance Film Festival where the film premiered, it won the NEXT Audience Award as well as the Grand Jury Award for Best Narrative Feature Film, Best Director and Best Actress for Simone Baker.
AFI Movie Club: GOOK
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