- Shorts Programs
- 95 mins
Filmmakers in attendance. Film program will be followed by Q&A.
The community gather around the theatrical campfire and share stories of their struggles with demons, the external and within.
Content Advisory: Violence, Adult Content, Adult Language, Alcohol, Drug Use, Self Harm
In this program
Directed by Emily Teera
A magical realist story that follows a mother and daughter, as they try to reconcile their imperfect relationship before time runs out.
Directed by David Lee, Kenneth Chang
While attempting to clean his filthy room, a Korean American meth addict finds that something sinister lies within the trash.
Directed by Deborah Devyn Chuang
An insecure teenage girl dislikes her disapproving mother, and vows to be nothing like her. When she meets a cool school girl with that couldn’t-give-a-damn attitude, she becomes infatuated and follows her down a rabbit hole.
Directed by Kaipo Huang
The little girl stays at home alone in the middle of the night, suddenly there came a rat a tat on the door, and the creepy night is about to begin…
Directed by Michelle Krusiec
A Chinese American girl stands up to her racist bully with the help of the Nian, a mythological beast said to come down on the eve of lunar new year to eat rotten children.
Directed by Keiko Sugihara
A young Japanese American woman working in a corporate office discovers mysterious cuts on her body after experiencing microaggressions.
Directed by Jennifer Zhang
Two intrepid internet ghost hunters travel to a ranch purportedly haunted by a gold-rush era Chinese prostitute. As their friendship rapidly deteriorates, a dark secret about one of the hunters’ connection to the case comes to light.