FRONT OF THE HOUSEDirected by Sum Yi "Ashley" Ma
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.
When a young girl of a generationally owned fishball noodle stall gets a chance to change her life, she must first confront her strict grandmother. This is a story dedicated to family, food, and all the love that gets lost in translation amidst the chaos.
Director: Sum Yi “Ashley” Ma
Writer: Sum Yi “Ashley” Ma, Yuxin Zhou
Storyboard Artist: Danica Dickison
Sound Designer: Yiming Zhou
Composer: Arthur Li
Compositor: Yuxin Zhou
Cast: Ceci Ho, Katie Chan, Suzie Yeung
Dumplings. Sausage. Ice cream. Food is a universal language shared amongst cultures and generations. Join us as we venture through these stories of community, heartbreak, nostalgia, and conflict between people – all with food on the table. Come hungry and leave with hearts full. — Kevin J. Nguyen