New Hollywood Podcast: ‘Tigertail’ Director Alan Yang Talks How Timely Immigrant Drama Is Not Just For Asians
Alan Yang is thought for engaged on comedy-driven TV sequence reminiscent of Parks and Recreation, Grasp of None and Without end. Extra just lately, he was a part of the crew that introduced the immigrant anthology sequence Little America to Apple TV+. That being mentioned, he dived deeper into immigrant narratives, telling a private story together with his function directorial debut, Tigertail which debuts on Netflix April 10.
It’s clear that Yang veered away from the comedy with Tigertail which stars The Farewell‘s Tzi Ma and charming newcomer Hong-Chi Lee as an young and old model of Pin-Jiu, a younger Taiwanese man who leaves his love for an organized marriage in order that he can search higher alternatives in America. The movie goes from Pin-Jiu’s life in ’50s Taiwan and his life within the current to inform a multi-generational immigrant story of familial and romantic love.
Within the latest (and distant) episode of Deadline’s New Hollywood Podcast, Yang shares his journey of constructing the movie, the significance of Asian illustration through the present disaster and the way this movie isn’t just for the Asian communities. He additionally talks about his quarantine binge-watching checklist and the way he hopes folks assume Tigertail is a sequel to Tiger King. Hearken to the episode beneath.
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