MONDAY

MONDAY

08:30 pm • September 23, 2017

(CA, January 2017, 19 min.)
Type:
Short Film

Genre:
Drama

Director:
Dinh Thai

Producer:
Brian Burgett

Writer:
Dinh Thai

Editor:
Matt Detisch

Cinematographer:
Adriann Kirchner

Composer:
Greg Johnson, Joshua Falcon

“What can I get to you?” That’s the question driving a conflicted young hustler who sells everything and anything to make money. As he ‘code-switches’ through various cliques, he’s forced to confront racism as well as the immorality of his occupation. It’s only Monday.

Cast

Kevin David Lin, L.A. Williams, Intae Kim, Grace Shen, Diamonique Noriega, Joe Cadiff, Sarah Johanna Jewell

Awards

First Place Winner - HBO APA Visionaries

Best Indie Short - IFS Film Festival

Best Short - American Spectrum Indy Film Fest

Best Dramatic Short - Arizona International Film Festival

Award Of Excellence Special Mention - The Indie Fest Grand Jury

Best Short Film/Best Short Screenplay - Playhouse West Film Festival

Best Short - Los Angeles Film and Script Festival

What People Are Saying

“COMPELLING AND RIVETING” - YOMYOMF

“UNCOMFORTABLE AND PROVOKING” - ZOCALO MAGAZINE

“THE ART OF CODE-SWITCHING” - ANGRY ASIAN MAN

“WOW OH WOW!” - YOMYOMF

“ENTRANCED THE AUDIENCE” - THE KNOCKTURNAL

“UNIQUE AND CAPTIVATION” - NERD OF COLOR

“ZIPPING FROM START TO FINISH” - THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

“KEVIN DAVID LIN, IMPRESSIVE ACTING DEBUT” - THE HOLLYWOOD REPORTER