starring Oscar-nominated and Emmy-winning Greg
Kinnear and Terry Chen
(Almost Famous, Falling),
is based on the true story of Dr.
a poor Chinese immigrant, who defies all odds to become a
world-renowned eye surgeon in the United States.
Set in 1970's rural China, a young Ming faces persecution
and despair at every turn, but through the support of his
dedicated family and his own unwavering determination, he
finds his way to America,
attends Harvard and MIT and helps develop an innovative
technology that restores sight in millions.
Taking on the seemingly impossible challenge of helping a
blind orphan, the
resilient Dr. Wang must reconcile with his own traumatic
past and face the harsh reality that the strength
of his own will can only go so far.