Long-term abroad, home, ‘Monsoon’

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Catching up on movie culture, found this.

Georgina Quach writes: ’[Filmmaker] Hong Khaou’s thoughtful drama Monsoon speaks to those of us who have lost our political origins and geographic home, but are now finding homes of our own creation… [It reveals] how home is found in all kinds of spaces; in food, love, place, memory, song and family. Returning to the site of your childhood can release a complex barrage of emotions…’

Read ‘Back to where you came from: how Vietnam drama Monsoon ignites the battle for belonging’ at: https://www.theguardian.com/…/vietnam-drama-monsoon-battle-…

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