A GUIDE FOR WHEN IMMIGRANTS BECOME ANCESTORS

Directed by Iliana Garcia

Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A

A Guide For When Immigrants Become Ancestors features references to Selena Quintanilla, Larry Itliong, Google Translate, and my grandfathers. Pairing personal experience with poetry, the film paints an intimate portrait of a fourth-generation Mexican Filipino American, as they navigate what it means to inherit an identity rooted in cultural memory.

CREDITS

Director: Iliana Garcia
Writer: Iliana Garcia
Director of Photography: Robert Rodriquez
Colorist: Hans Borg
Composer: Sarah Ibrahim
Sound Mixer: Sarah Ibrahim

Plays in

ARMED WITH A CAMERA VOL. 2022

Celebrating its twentieth anniversary the Armed With a Camera (AWC) Fellowship for Emerging Media Artists develops the next generation of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander artists to connect our communities through the power of our stories.

Dates & Times
Past
Directors Guild of America

Thu, May 5
7:00 pm