Finding the Virgo
Directed by Barre Fong. Produced by Lauren Vuong. 2019. United States. 50 minutes.
Country/region featured: United States, Vietnam
In-person Q&A with Barre Fong
Vietnamese boat refugees were rescued at sea, close to death, by the U.S. based cargo ship LNG Virgo in 1980. Once settled in the United States, one family of survivors embarks on a decades long search for the captain and crew of the ship that gave them new life.
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