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Bad Axe


Directed by

David Siev

Produced by

David Siev
Diane Quon
Jude Harris
Kat Vasquez

Distributed by

IFC Films


Bad Axe captures a closely knit Asian American family living in a rural Michigan community as they now fight to keep their American dream alive. As owners of a local prominent restaurant, they reckon with a global pandemic, racial tensions and generational scars from Cambodia’s “killing fields.”

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