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Synopsis: Coby Yee, a 92 year old retired nightclub dancer and icon from San Francisco Chinatown, and Stephen King, an experimental filmmaker 20 years her junior have found an unlikely love in each other through matching outfits, dance, and art. Stephen is intensely interested in images, film, and memory and manages an eccentric archive of Coby’s illustrious dancing career. As their last dance performance in Las Vegas approaches, Coby and Stephen prepare a final routine.

Run Time

30 minutes


Coby Yee
Stephen King

Directed by

Carlo Nasisse
Luka Yuanyuan Yang

Produced by

Carlo Nasisse
Luka Yuanyuan Yang

Edited by

Alex Winker

Director's Statement

This film began on the dance floor of a club in Havana, Cuba. We (Carlo Nasisse and Luka Yuanyuan Yang) were working on a feature film in Cuba featuring a group of elderly Chinese American dancers. At the end of each day we would leave the group with Coby and Stephen in search of dancing. We realized that the four of us had an amazing energy and friendship. Before we returned to New York we made a pact to fly to Coby and Stephen’s home in California to make a film.

Country of Origin

USA, China

Production Year


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