"Bronze Drum" by Phong Nguyen
Phong Nguyen's "Bronze Drum" is a passionate retelling of an ancient Vietnamese legend that details the story of a pair of sisters as they prepare to overthrow an oppressive regime. Under the rule of the Han dynasty, sisters Trung Trac and Trung Nhi's childhoods have been tainted with the threat of violence. Following the devastating execution of their father by the government, the sisters seek vengeance, leading them to recruit and train an all-female army who are prepared to take on the Han dynasty. Brimming with female camaraderie and resilience, "Bronze Drum" celebrates the power of two heroes while highlighting the beauty of sisterly connection.
Release date: Aug. 9