Momentum

This program 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 program on Eventive.

One makes a decision through the strength or force gained by a series of events in their life. Step into the shoes of these lead characters and discover where their decisions take them. — Eseel Borlasa

Join us on Friday, October 16, 2020 at 1pm PT for C3: Momentum, an artist conversation featuring the filmmakers and special guests. RSVPs open the Thursday before the event. Click here to learn more.

In this program


BECOMING EDDIE

Directed by Lilan Bowden

A Korean American boy in the 1980s struggles to fit in at school, so he makes a wish to become America’s most famous foulmouthed comedian.

HELLO FROM TAIWAN

Directed by Tiffany Frances

A poetic drama about a Taiwanese American family who struggles to reunite across language and cultural barriers, told from a child’s perspective.

LOREEN’S GOTTA BOOGIE

Directed by Bobby Yan

A Filipina American has big dreams of dancing on Soul Train.

PASSAGE

Directed by Asavari Kumar

An Indian woman in pursuit of the American dream revisits her immigration journey.

RED LADIES

Directed by Parida Tanti

Olivia returns home to stop her mom from becoming a Republican assemblywoman, but is instead blackmailed into being part of her mother’s campaign ads.

SAFE AMONG STARS

Directed by Jess X. Snow

After surviving sexual trauma, a queer Chinese American woman struggles to tell her immigrant mother why she left school.

SIGNAL

Directed by Chloé Hung

A couple surviving in a post-apocalyptic landscape reaches a crossroads in their relationship, and must decide whether to stay together or split up.

THE FINAL PIECE

Directed by Rommel Andaya

While packing for college, Tala and her mother discover a long lost cargo box that they forgot to ship out.

THERE’S SOMETHING TO IT

Directed by Shivaani Sharma, Venk Potula

Following the loss of relationships, two Indian Americans realize what’s important to them in their search for a significant other.

Precedes

C3: Momentum

Join us for an artist conversation with the filmmakers featured in the short film program “Momentum,” as we discuss their creative process behind how they came up with their lead characters and their life-changing decisions.

Dates & Times
Online

Thursday | October 1, 2020
12:00 pm

Online

Friday | October 16, 2020
1:00 pm