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Advantageous (2015)

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Advantageous (2015)

Film
Saturday, October 10
2 - 3:30 pm
Cost: Free
In a near-future city where soaring opulence overshadows economic hardship, Gwen and her daughter Jules do all they can to hold on to their joy together.

USA | 90 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Jennifer Pham

In this beautifully shot science fiction drama, Jacqueline Kim stars as a woman who will do anything to protect her daughter Jules' future. When she is fired from her job as the spokesperson for a corporation called the Center for Advanced Health and Living, she starts to consider taking up desperate measures that could threaten everything about life as she has known it. The futuristic setting provides the backdrop for exploring questions of social hierarchies, gender, family relationships, and personal identity. Madison's Asian American Media Spotlight is presenting this film with WUD Film.

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USA | 90 min | NR | DCP | Dir. Jennifer Pham

In this beautifully shot science fiction drama, Jacqueline Kim stars as a woman who will do anything to protect her daughter Jules' future. When she is fired from her job as the spokesperson for a corporation called the Center for Advanced Health and Living, she starts to consider taking up desperate measures that could threaten everything about life as she has known it. The futuristic setting provides the backdrop for exploring questions of social hierarchies, gender, family relationships, and personal identity. Madison's Asian American Media Spotlight is presenting this film with WUD Film.

Watch the Trailer!

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