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Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA

Origin Story is a documentary by comedian and podcast host Kulap Vilaysack of Earwolf's "Who Charted?" It's an international road trip from Los Angeles to Minnesota to Laos, where Kulap's story began. It's a deeply personal but universal story about family secrets, alienation and personal responsibility.


Searching for the start

Twenty years after learning about her biological father, Kulap Vilaysack finally asks the questions that will lead her to him. 

Upcoming Screenings

April 25 @ 7pm | University of Wisconsin Madison**

May 7 @ 6:15pm | Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival

May 10 | Origin Story available on Amazon Video On Demand

May 10-17 | Arena Cinelounge*

May 17 @ 8pm | Upright Citizens Brigade - Sunset*

May 28 | University of California, San Diego (UCSD)*

May 30 | Los Angeles Natural History Museum*

*More details to be announced!

**UW-M is a free public screening. Doors open 30 minutes before showtime. No one will be admitted 15 minutes after the scheduled start time.

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