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Free Chol Soo Lee Free Chol Soo Lee

IN THEATERS AUGUST 12
NATIONWIDE EVENT AUGUST 17

About the Film

In 1970s San Francisco, 20-year-old Korean immigrant Chol Soo Lee is racially profiled and convicted of a Chinatown gang murder. After spending years fighting to survive, investigative journalist K.W. Lee takes a special interest in his case, igniting an unprecedented social justice movement.

Nearly five decades later, Free Chol Soo Lee excavates this largely unknown yet essential history to craft a portrait of the complex man at its center and provide an urgent reminder that his legacy is more relevant than ever.
"Stunningly relevant"
The Playlist
“Extraordinarily moving"
RogerEbert.com
"A powerful indictment of systemic racism and the criminal justice system"
The Chicago Reader

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