The following blog posts have been submitted by the filmmakers that have participated in Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation’s On Screen/In Person regional film touring program. All views and opinions expressed in the posts are solely those of the filmmakers and do not reflect the opinions of Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation, its directors, or employees. Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation is not responsible for the accuracy of the information supplied by the filmmakers.
November 19th, 2013 | Mr. Cao Goes to Washington | Lake Placid, NY I am in a tiny Cessna, seated directly behind two pilots who look like they are not even old enough to go to prom. It is a gorgeous night over Boston, with the silvery full moon reflecting on the many bodies of […]
November 17th, 2013 | Mr. Cao Goes to Washington | Erie, PA Hello again, Philly Airport terminal F. I suppose one cannot travel around the mid-Atlantic states without passing though the same airport over and over again, and my airport of choice is apparently PHL. I don’t recall having ever been on so many propeller […]
November 15th, 2013 | Mr. Cao Goes to Washington | Germantown, MD Since Germantown is only 3 hours away from Newport News by car, I elect to drive this leg of the trip. The car ride will start from the southeastern corner of Virginia–some argue that the Norfolk/Newport News/Virginia Beach area is really the South–and […]
November 14th, 2013 | Mr. Cao Goes to Washington | Newport News, VA I am very proud of myself for finding what is possibly the best (only?) Vietnamese restaurant in Newport News less than an hour after my arrival. Gleefully, I inhale the fortifying bowl of combination beef noodle soup, or pho, for dinner. Along […]
November 12th, 2013 | Mr. Cao Goes to Washington | West Long Branch, NJ On a particularly beautiful fall morning in San Francisco, I head east to start my On Screen/In Person tour. My film, Mr. Cao Goes to Washington, about the two eventful years that former New Orleans Congressman Joseph Cao spent in the […]