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Directed by Derek Aiello

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

A young man receives an unexpected package from his mother that sparks a journey of connection with his culture, his passion and his mother through making a dish close to his heart, Sinigang.

Director: Derek Aiello
Writer: Derek Aiello
Producer: Justin Ricafort, Zach Zahorik
Director of Photography: Evan Vaughn
Editor: Katie Z. Langton
Production Designer: Evelyn Price
Cast: Deyo Forteza, Joy Benig-Aiello

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Prepare the balikbayan box full of tissues with these films celebrating histories, heritage, and values through stories on the Philippine diaspora at home and abroad.

Dates & Times


2220 Arts + Archives

Tue, May 10
7:00 pm