Kung Fu Lesson (2013) 45 mins
The story of three American brothers who travel to China to realize their dream of studying Chinese martial arts. As they journey from the old neighborhoods of Beijing to the legendary temples of the Shaolin Monastery, the brothers cross paths with martial artists from all walks of life. What follows is an amusing and intimate portrait of friendship, family and the lessons learned from lives dedicated to the art of combat.
2015 Johns Hopkins Film Festival - Baltimore, MD
2015 Patrick Henry High School - Minneapolis, MN
2014 Asian Film Festival of Dallas - Dallas, TX
2014 Asians On Film Festival - Los Angeles, CA
2014 Philadelphia Asian American Film Festival
2014 Hoboken International Film Festival - Greenwood Lake, NY
2014 Garrison Forest School - Owings Mills, MD
2014 School Year Abroad - Beijing, China
2014 Beijing University - Beijing, China
Scorpians & Arm Wrestling
A brief clip from Khalid's first documentary Have You Eaten? This project would later inform the stylistic approach and themes in Kung Fu Lesson.