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November 2013: WONG FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO’S NEST – Available nationwide next week on DVD and Digital platforms! more info
September 2013: We signed a domestic and international distribution deal with Cinema Libre Studio (“arguably the world's most progressive, socially aware film company” --CBS Radio). This distribution deal will get our film further out in the world where it will continue to de-stigmatize issues around depression and suicide! Thanks to everyone who supported us in making this film!
September 2013: Kristina Wong will be on TOTALLY BIASED with W. Kamau Bell! It will air on FXX (the new offshoot of FX) on September 16, 11pm. Click here for info about this hot new TV show.
March 2013: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest-the Film screening and Live Performance in the Bay Area at Ohlone College Click here for more info. Screening for Ohlone faculty and students. The performance is open to the public.
December 2012: Thank You Dartmouth College for being the most recent college to add our film to your university library! You are making us happier than Kristina's mother to be in the collection of an Ivy League College!
May 2012: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest-the Film excerpts will be screened at UCLA, May 15th, 2012 at 12:15pm. Q&A with Kristina Wong. Click here for more info.This event is open to the public.
May 2012: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest-the Film will be screened at UC Davis, lecture and Q&A with Kristina Wong. Click here to learn more about the event. This event for UC Davis faculty and students only.
April 2012: Two opportunities in the Bay Area to experience the show! Kristina will also be performing an excerpt of the live show at DeAnza College and doing a post-show talk on April 25. On April 26, 12-2pm, Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest- the film screens at the Hearthside Lounge at Foothill College. Kristina will be present for a post-screening discussion.
March 28, 29 2012: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest-the Film will have two screenings at Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler, AZ. Kristina will be there for a Q&A and will lead some workshops.
March 2012: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest-the Film will screen at Pomona College March 1, 7pm. Mike and Kristina will be in attendance! Free!
November 2011: Virginia Tech’s Cook Counseling Center presented the live version of Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest to de-stigmatize mental health issues, bring cultural sensitivity and awareness around Asian American mental health. It was the first time their counseling center ever presented a performance. Judging from the packed house and lively post show Q&A—it was a success! Click here to learn more about events like this.
November 2011: Stanford! Kristina’s show kicked off the APAMSA Medical Student Conference at Stanford University! In the audience were doctors, future doctors, and members of the Stanford community. The post show talk got a great dialogue going about depression and suicide.
September 2011: Premiere Success! Our world premiere at the Burbank International Film Festival pre-sold so many tickets, they moved us into the 400 seat screening room. See pictures from our screening and premiere party here!
WORLD PREMIERE! Thursday 9/15/11 6:30 pm Burbank International Film Festival AMC Burbank 16 Cinemas Please Join us for the movie and the After Party!
January 2011: Kristina Wong is featured Monday, Jan 17th on Channnel 4's KNBC 5 O’clock news. She will be talking about Amy Chua’s controversial article “Why Chinese Mothers are Superior” in the Wall Street Journal.
Oct 2010: Kristina and Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest featured on PBS Show's Need to Know website.
Sept 2010: Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest reviewed favorably on Film Threat Magazine.
May 2010: The live show of Wong Flew was presented at the REDCAT, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater as part of the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Arts Journalism Institute in Theater and Musical Theater-- an NEA conference for arts critics who have been selected for a fellowship with the NEA.
After wrapping up a 2009 tour from Alaska, San Diego, Las Vegas, Minneapolis to Los Angeles-- Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest continues touring in 2010 with dates in Tulsa, OK, Tempe, AZ and many other cities to be announced!
Kristina just received a MAPFUND award to develop her new show “CAT LADY.”
Kristina will be writing screenplays and other new work at the prestigious MacDowell Colony in January 2010.