Movies that Matter: Film Screenings for Schools

The Donut King Q&A with Alice Gu, director and Jose Nunez, executive producer


Thursday, December 16, 2021
11 am – 12 pm
Live Virtual Q&A

The Donut King (2020)
Film Run Time: 90 minutes
Advance viewing is recommended; film will not be shown during Q&A

The Donut King follows the unexpected journey of Cambodian refugee Ted Ngoy, who arrives in California in the 1970s and, through a mixture of diligence and luck, builds a multi-million dollar donut empire up and down the west coast that eventually supports an entire community of Cambodian refugees.

Live virtual Q&A December 16, 11 am EST with Alive Gu, director and Jose Nunez, executive producer

Film will be available to stream between December 1 and December 15.

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Film still: The Donut King.