The Motel

First-time filmmaker Michael Kang's marvelously assured feature debut is a subtle adaptation of Ed Lin's acclaimed novel Waylaid. Chubby, 13-year-old Chinese-American Ernest Chin (Jeffrey Chyau) lives in his immigrant mother's slightly seedy rural motel with kid sister Katie (Alexis Chang) and their elderly grandfather, Gung Gung (Stephen Chen). Ahma (Jade...read more

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Director (1 Credit)
Writer (1 Credit)
Source (1 Credit)
Ed Lin
Producer (4 Credits)
Gina Kwon
Karin Chien
Matthew Greenfield
Exec. Producer (3 Credits)
Co-Producer (1 Credit)
George Huey
Cinematographer (1 Credit)
Lisa Leone
Editor (2 Credits)
Colleen Sharp
Musical Composer (1 Credit)
Nathan Larson
Production Designer (1 Credit)
Ernesto Solo
Art Director (1 Credit)
Shane Valentino
Costumes (1 Credit)
Sarah Beers
Casting (1 Credit)
Susan Shopmaker
Sound (1 Credit)
Theresa Radka
Make Up (1 Credit)
Leo Won
Stunts (2 Credits)
Manny Siverio