Best Student Film Nominee - Gold Fortune

Gold Fortune

Year: 2017 | Country: USA | Duration: 25 minutes 44 seconds

Filmmaker: Rhyme Lu

Synopsis: Inspired by a true crime story. 25-year-old Chinese undocumented immigrant Yuzhong Chen has been bouncing from state to state, working in a Chinese restaurants as a “stir fry”. He willingly bends down his head and works as a modern slave in the hope that one day he will have a real and proud life: To run his own restaurant, marry a woman, start a family. The key to this life? A legal identity.