DEAR NANAYDirected by Frances Grace Mortel
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A
A love letter to her grandmother, this experimental documentary explores the filmmaker’s early memories in the Philippines and her search for refuge from pandemic anxiety and domestic claustrophobia.
Director: Frances Grace Mortel
Writer: Frances Grace Mortel
Producer: Frances Grace Mortel
Music: The Fucked Up Beat
Whether assembled through home video in Syria, audio recordings in Texas, or with visionary animation from Singapore, these works gently invite you over the traditional line of nonfiction storytelling;