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43 Ratings

The Motel

Directed by Michael Kang
United States, 2005
Comedy, Drama

Synopsis

Thirteen-year-old Ernest Chin lives and works at a sleazy hourly-rate motel on a strip of desolate suburban bi-way. Misunderstood by his family and blindly careening into puberty, Ernest befriends Sam Kim, a self-destructive yet charismatic Korean man who has checked in.

Synopsis

Thirteen-year-old Ernest Chin lives and works at a sleazy hourly-rate motel on a strip of desolate suburban bi-way. Misunderstood by his family and blindly careening into puberty, Ernest befriends Sam Kim, a self-destructive yet charismatic Korean man who has checked in.

The MotelDirected byMichael Kang

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Awards & Festivals

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Independent Spirit Awards
2005 | Winner: Producers Award
2007 | Nominee: Best First Feature

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