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2016 Seattle Asian American Film Festival

BALLOT

Directed by Hai Chin

Short Film, Browse All Films / USA / 2015 / Drama / 13 mins

Precedes:
IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 20, 2016 5:30 pm

Description

When the time comes to vote on California’s Proposition 8, which “Eliminates Right of Same-Sex Couples to Marry,” Christine and her mother are compelled to show where they stand on the issue, and with one another.


Director's Bio

Born and raised in Taiwan, Hai Chin moved to California with her family when she was fifteen. After working as a motion graphic designer for several years, she decided to return to school to pursue filmmaking. She is currently enrolled in the MFA Film-Directing Program at California Institute of the Arts.



Precedes

  1. IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY

    Joella Cabalu / Feature, Documentary, Browse All Films / Canada / 2015 / Documentary / 45 mins
    From Vancouver to Oakland to Manila, follow gay Filipino Canadian artist Jay Cabalu and his sister Joella, as they meet their other queer relatives and explore what the modern queer family can be in the Filipino diaspora. Director Joella Cabalu, subject Jay Cabalu, producer Cari Green, and cast and crew members scheduled to attend.

    Preceded by: BALLOT, TRANS*PARENT


Dates & Times

Precedes:
IT RUNS IN THE FAMILY

Northwest Film Forum Screen 1
February 20, 2016 5:30 pm