Operation Marriage (2014)

Operation Marriage

With Prop 8 looming, two kids plot and plan Operation Marriage out of love for their moms.

Director

Based in Los Angeles, Vancouver and Beijing. Quentin Lee’s first feature Shopping for Fangs premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in 1997, co-written with Justin Lin. Lee wrote and directed Drift, a drama that became a hit on the film festival circuit. Ethan Mao, his third feature as a writer/director world premiered at AFI Fest and won the Audience Award at the Torino Gay & Lesbian Film Festival. His fourth feature The People I’ve Slept With is a sexy romantic comedy. His latest feature White Frog is an emotional teen drama starring Booboo Stewart (Twilight), BD Wong (Law & Order SVU), Harry Shum Jr. (Glee), Joan Chen (The Last Emperor), Gregg Sulkin (Wizard of Waverly Place) and Tyler Posey (Teen Wolf). Lee recently produced Chink (2013) and Big Gay Love (2013), and directed a short comedy film titled Secret And Toys winning awards at several film festivals. He directed Operation Marriage with Mindy Cohn and Tamlyn Tomita, written by Cynthia Lee. Born and raised in Hong Kong, he went to high school in Montréal, holds a B.A. in English from UC Berkeley, an M.A. in English from Yale University, and an M.F.A. in Film Directing from UCLA.

Screening

Sunday, June 14 – Closing Night Screening