Legacy Project: Julian Kim

Category: Legacy Project, Original Video, Video


Julian Kim is a video editor, filmmaker, and director of “Happy Cleaners” – KoreanAmericanStory.org’s first feature film production about a Korean American family running a dry cleaners in Flushing, Queens. Julian’s own life is largely reflected in the film as he was also a cleaner’s kid in Flushing and describes how he related to each of the character’s struggles.

Reflecting back on the beginning of his film and media career, Julian shares the inner conflict and hardships he had at that time, wondering whether or not it was the right path for him.


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