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Directed by So Young Shelly Yo

Kat Sy is a software engineer and skateboarder living in the Bay Area. This film takes an intimate and introspective look at modern skate culture and its complicated relations with race and gender, as seen through the lens of a second-generation Asian American skateboarder.

Director: So Young Shelly Yo
Producer: Steven Park
Director of Photography: Robert E. Nachman
Editor: Stacy Moon
Composer: Alexander Arntzen
Sound: Justin Lee, Walter Zhao
Sound Design: Victoria Sampson
Colorist: Monica Escalante

Plays in

Armed With a Camera vol. 2020

FREE PROGRAM | Visual Communications is proud to host an encore presentation of the projects from last year’s Armed With a Camera (AWC) Fellowship. Each work is a stunning invitation into poignant reflections on family ties and cultural identities.

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