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They Call Us Viet Kieu

September 28th, 2016

Episode 1328 of 1370 episodes

For Anna Ngyuen, a second-generation British Vietnamese theatre producer, fear and unexplained inherited traumas are what she associated with Vietnam all her life. Her parents fled the war-torn country in 1975 in the mass exodus that followed the Vietnam war. Does the Vietnam her mother feared still exist?

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