Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 1:00 PM (EST)
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
“Break Through” (1 hour 1 minute) Break Through is a raw, eye-opening documentary following a group of impassioned theatre students who come together to produce a play aiming to shed light on the many stigmas and equality-rights issues faced by LGBT youth in the United States today. Throughout the creative process, they face the truths about themselves and their families. In the end, they learn the importance of self-acceptance and of overcoming their fears, regardless of their gender or sexual orientation. Filmmaker Aaron Hose will join us!
Filmmaker bio: Aaron Hosé is an Emmy Award-winning producer with over ten years of experience. In 2010, Aaron completed his debut feature-length documentary, Voices in the Clouds, which he produced and directed in Taiwan. Since its release, the film has screened and won awards at film festivals in the Caribbean, North America,Europe, Africa, Australia and Asia. As a filmmaker, event producer and mentor, Aaron is also actively involved with festivals and organizations such as the Aruba International Film Festival and the San Diego Asian Film Foundation. He is a return artist to the AFF!