BRING IT HOME (SHORTS)

Organic, locally grown films about the Pacific Northwest.

Co-presented by International Examiner and ACRS

In this program


CIVIL

Directed by Stephen Takashima

A black door-to-door salesman struggles to make his first sale when he spots a Confederate flag hanging on the wall of his potential client.

AURA RUDDELL – TAHARA

Directed by Alwin Szeto

Aura Ruddell plays the koto and sings about her experiences traveling in Nepal. Mediums of water, ink, and paint build a visual canvas, representing her emotions and memories during that time in her life.

SIKH CAPTAIN AMERICA

Directed by Corinne Chin, Ramon Dompor

Dressed as Sikh Captain America, Vishavjit Singh finds his super power is to initiate conversations he would not normally have with others while in his civilian clothes.

RAMADAN

Directed by Abdulgani Mohamad, Joseph Mills, Samir Nguyen, Yuhaniz Aly

Three Cham American high school students chronicle their experiences during Ramadan, the Muslim Holy Month.

GAPS

Directed by Peter Trinh

We don’t talk about mental health in the Asian community. This is particularly true of Alzheimer’s disease which affects millions of Asians, yet in most Asian cultures, a word does not exist to describe the disease. Trang Tu, an advocate for Alzheimer’s awareness and fundraising in the Asian community, shares her emotional stories of being the full-time caregiver to her mom, who is living with Alzheimer’s.

MIXED

Directed by Donovan Thach, Jelani Tolbert, Joseph Mills, Khymaree Hughes-Ponelateat, Romeo Hernandez, Tommy Vong

Five teenage friends in Seattle share their stories and perspectives of growing up multi-racial.

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