Los Angeles artist David Choe’s kaleidoscopic work can be playful, confrontational and sexually frank. His personal life is no less complicated, as revealed by close friend Harry Kim, who documented Choe’s life and crimes from 2000 to 2007. From the manic highs of commercial success and dinosaur hunting in the Congo to the self-destructive lows of Japanese jail sentences and bouts of self-doubt and depression, what begins as a gleeful portrait of a bad-boy artist slowly becomes a poignant celebration of one man’s

journey, both artistically and spiritually, toward his own uncertain salvation.

Saturday, June 21st 9:45pm(world premiere!!!)

Majestic Crest Theatre $12.00

Sunday, June 22nd 4:00pm

Mann Festival Theatre $12.00

Thursday, June 26th 4:30pm

Mann Festival Theatre $12.00

June 26th 4:30pm


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Dirty Hands: The Art & Crimes of David Choe preview:

Documentary Competition

(USA, 2008, 92 mins)

World Premiere

Directed By: Harry Kim