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Directed by Kristy Choi

This film is only available to viewers in Southern California (excluding San Diego County) from September  24, 2020 at 5pm PT to October 31, 2020 at 11:59pm PT. Click here to watch the film in Eventive.

Who were our mothers before they became our mothers? As the filmmaker imagines her mother’s life before motherhood, questions of freedom, authorship, and filial responsibility emerge.

Director, Writer: Kristy Choi
Producer: Frances Rubio, Keiko Elizabeth
Director of Photography: Kayla Tong
Editor: Sofia Chang
Cast: Cindy Choi, Insun Choi
Supervising Sound Editor, Re-Recording Mixer: Annlie Huang
Sound Designer: Gouen Everett
Original Score: Cb&J

Plays in

Armed With a Camera vol. 2020

Visual Communications is proud to debut the projects from this year’s Armed With a Camera (AWC) Fellowship. Each work is a stunning invitation into poignant reflections on family ties and cultural identities.

Dates & Times



Thu, Sep 24
5:00 pm