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Aug 20, 2022

DEALING WITH DAD Wins Screenplay Award at Rhode Island International Film Festival!

So pleased and honored to announce DEALING WITH DAD has won First Place for Best Screenplay at the Rhode Island International Film Festival!

DEALING WITH DAD Wins Screenplay Award at Rhode Island International Film Festival!

Aug 9, 2022

San Jose Mercury News features DEALING WITH DAD in its Cinequest Film Fest Preview

Just a few days until our big screening at CINEQUEST Film Fest in San Jose, CA... we're happy to be one of the local San Jose Mercury News' Top Picks for the festival!

San Jose Mercury News features DEALING WITH DAD in its Cinequest Film Fest Preview

Jul 21, 2022

DEALING WITH DAD star Dana Lee featured in the Texas Observer

Dana Lee is one of the country’s most overlooked Asian American actors. He has been in over 100 films over the course of his 50-year career in Hollywood, but his childhood began in segregation-era Houston.
Lee stars in a new feature film directed by Tom Huang called Dealing With Dad, which is screening at the 45th Asian Film Festival of Dallas on July 23 at the Angelika Film Center...

DEALING WITH DAD star Dana Lee featured in the Texas Observer

Jun 27, 2022

DEALING WITH DAD Wins Best Feature Film Award at the Austin Asian American Film Festival!

Excited to announce that DEALING WITH DAD has won the Jury Best Narrative Feature Film Award at the Austin Asian American Film Festival!

DEALING WITH DAD Wins Best Feature Film Award at the Austin Asian American Film Festival!

Jun 16, 2022

Bentonville Film Festival to Honor 'Queer as Folk' Star Fin Argus and 'Dear White People' Producer Effie Brown

The Bentonville Film Festival, chaired by Geena Davis, is set to honor actor Fin Argus and producer Effie Brown at its eighth annual event produced by the nonprofit BFFoundation.

Bentonville Film Festival to Honor 'Queer as Folk' Star Fin Argus and 'Dear White People' Producer Effie Brown

May 21, 2022

Less Hat, Moorhead: Dad Company

Dealing With Dad--Three grown children in a Taiwanese-American family reunite at their childhood home in Milpitas, California when their father shows signs of depression. He lies in bed all day watching TV and won't engage with anybody, except to absently offer his kids money.

Less Hat, Moorhead: Dad Company

May 14, 2022

Review: 'Dealing With Dad' Is the Family Dramedy for the Modern Asian American

Filmmaker and actor Tom Huang turns a spotlight on these issues in his latest release, “Dealing With Dad.” The film had its Los Angeles premiere at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival on May 7 and stars Ally Maki, Hayden Szeto and Peter S. Kim. Dana Lee takes on the role of their once-fearsome family patriarch, now bedridden after developing clinical depression. But as his three children reluctantly reunite to get him the help he needs, they grapple with the question of whether they actually want him to get better.

Review: 'Dealing With Dad' Is the Family Dramedy for the Modern Asian American

Apr 11, 2022

Dealing with Dad finds heart and humor in this universal story of family

Tom Huang’s feature film debut “Find Me” remains a favorite indie film of mine and now with his sophomore film “Dealing with Dad,” Huang polishes his edges, refines his themes and brings us yet another universal story—dealing with an aging parent who is depressed.

Dealing with Dad finds heart and humor in this universal story of family

Nov 22, 2021

Sundance Wish List: 40 Films We Hope Will Premiere at the 2022 Festival

No, no, it’s not that kind of film. Margaret is also tasked with a pair of hapless brothers, said depressed father used to be a giant jerk, and the realization that sad dad might be the better option will loom over the entire outing. It’s billed as a “comedic drama,” and it sounds like just the right mix of deep emotion and biting humor that Sundance loves to showcase. Huang is due for a hit, and Sundance could provide him that chance.

Sundance Wish List: 40 Films We Hope Will Premiere at the 2022 Festival

Oct 7, 2021

Ally Maki, Hayden Szeto, And Peter S. Kim Are 'Dealing With Dad' In Tom Huang Family Dramedy

Filmmaker Tom Huang (Find Me) has recently wrapped his latest project Dealing With Dad starring Ally Maki (Toy Story 4, Disney+’s upcoming Home Alone reboot) Hayden Szeto (Edge of Seventeen, Come As You Are, Truth Or Dare), and Peter S. Kim (Amazon’s forthcoming Fairfax, Just For Laughs New Faces of Comedy)...

Ally Maki, Hayden Szeto, And Peter S. Kim Are 'Dealing With Dad' In Tom Huang Family Dramedy

Aug 31, 2021

Bentonville Film Festival Org Launches Production Arm to Champion Women, Inclusive Voices

The new Bentonville Way Entertainment already has a slate of films in the pipeline featuring alumni from from past Bentonville fests: the Amber McGinnis-directed Buddy, the Jennifer Gerber-directed Has Been Beauty Queen and Dealing With Dad written and directed by Tom Huang. Kristin Mann will serve as Head of Content.

Bentonville Film Festival Org Launches Production Arm to Champion Women, Inclusive Voices