FINDING MAURITIUSDirected by Sandra Carbonell-Kiamtia
- Mauritius, USA
- Coming of Age, Documentary, Family, History, International, Student, Women
- English, French
- 5 mins
- World premiere
Filmmakers in attendance.
FINDING MAURITIUS explores mixed identity, immigration, and feeling foreign to a familiar place. As Sandra explores her Mauritian heritage, more questions are raised than answered. She doesn’t speak Creole, her last name is misspelled, and her father is reluctant to describe his feelings about his own mixed identity.
Director, Producer, Editor, Camera: Sandra Carbonell-Kiamtia
Executive Producer: Janet Chen, Renee Tajima-Peña
A cinematic invitation to step into contemporary perspectives on family, culture, and career. – Eseel Borlasa