The Purple Onion

The Purple Onion

The Purple Onion is a feature length film set in San Francisco. The story focuses on a Chinese American comedian, played by real life Chinese American comedian Edwin Li, after the real life, world famous comedy club Purple Onion closes down its doors after 60 years.  

Written and directed by

Matt Szymanowski

Cinematography by

Bartosz Nalazek

Produced by

Wolves Films

Colour correction

Gosia Grzyb

DI supervisor

Wojtek Janio


2015 / 75"