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Directed by Roxy Shih

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

Lacey returns to her family home to celebrate the birthday of Sasha, her sister who passed away just weeks earlier. Everyone puts on a brave face until the empty seat at the dinner table sparks an outpouring of sadness and regret, and they are forced to confront their collective loss.

Director: Roxy Shih
Writer: Cindy Chu
Producer: Theresa Chiu
Executive Producer: Cindy Chu
Director of Photography: Daphne Qin Wu
Editor: Evita Yuepu Zhou
Production Designer: Rachelle Flauta
Composer: Wei-San Hsu
Sound Designer: Michael Capuano
Cast: Cindy Chu, Jim Lau, Cici Lau, Leonard Wu, Blythe Howard

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It’s celebratory. It’s angry. It’s loving, and it is loss. These are the highs and lows of Parenthood.

Dates & Times


Directors Guild of America

Sun, May 8
12:00 pm