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  • In 1988 a group of Vietnamese boat people attempted to flee their country in search of freedom.

    In 1988 a group of Vietnamese boat people attempted to flee their country in search of freedom.

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  • A motor whaleboat from the USS Dubuque circled the Bolinao 52

    A motor whaleboat from the USS Dubuque circled the Bolinao 52

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The Film

In 1988, a group of Vietnamese boat people attempted to flee their country in search of freedom. Once at sea, the boat's engine died, leaving over 100 people stranded in the ocean. What happens next is an unbelievable story of perseverance that changed the lives of the survivors forever.

The Filmmaker

  1. Duc NguyenProducer