This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from October 1, 2020 at 12pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film on Eventive.
Lily, an introverted teen, begins questioning her faith as she develops a crush on her classmate, Alex. As Lily’s feelings develop, she falls ill. After throwing up a flower, her mother reveals to her that she may have inherited a disease called Hanahaki, which is formed out of unrequited love.
Director: Mary Evangelista
Producer: Cecilia R. Mejia
Writer: Lexington Rivera
Cast: Emily Jampel, Emily Bessa
From professional mourners to a withering town, this program invites you to embrace death with open arms. What are the rituals with which we honor our dead, mourn the movements of the past, and heal collectively? Let us find out in a line-up that merges fiction and non-fiction. — Udval Altangerel