Brothers from Vietnam
This excerpt from Brothers from Vietnam is filmmaker Carl
Bessai's personal account of his family and their relationship to
the Lai family, Vietnamese 'Boat People' who came to Edmonton in
1979 after surviving war and famine.
This film is one of the Scattering of Seeds series from White
Pine Pictures. The series celebrates the character of
immigrants who staked their futures and those of their families on
a second chance in Canada.
This digital collection was
produced with financial assistance from Canada's Digital
Collections initiative, Industry Canada.