Kang Vang is a Hmong American filmmaker and community leader. Born in a refugee camp in Thailand, Kang and his family emigrated to Minnesota after his father’s service in the Secret War ended. A first generation immigrant, Kang shares his story of living between two worlds and wanting to make his father proud, while pursuing his passion for storytelling that celebrates and empowers his community.


This story is made possible by the Arts and Cultural Heritage Fund and the citizens of Minnesota.