SHORTS: REEL VOICES

Mental health, cultural identity, and homelessness are just some of the diverse topics addressed in this impressive collection of documentaries produced by high school students in the 2018 Reel Voices filmmaking class.

This screening is free. Please collect your free ticket at the box office.
Admission includes a special reception following the screening.

In this program


BRUJERÍA

Directed by Vivian Muñoz

With silent conflict brewing within young and old latinx alike, god fearing macho facades must fall. Mental health is not a curse. No es brujería.

FOR NEVER

Directed by Trish Lai

An experimental narrative film highlighting the emotions felt by Asian American families headed by single moms.

STROKES FROM NATURE

Directed by Sidney Oung

A Chinese American artist shares her experience, process, and feelings as a painter.

FOR HERE OR TO GO

Directed by Ryan Nguyen

A Vietnamese family discusses working in their restaurant as a way of preserving their culture and how they cope with the passing of its founder, a loving husband and father of four children.

FOLLOW YOUR HEART

Directed by Madeline Atwater

A Filipino American family discusses the balance between choosing a career and following dreams, sharing their views on art, happiness, and success.

GREATER THAN HOMELESS

Directed by Katie Jose

Conversations revealing that living without a home doesn’t make you less of a person.

DEPENDENT

Directed by Drake Presto

Filipino daughters open up about their homelives and family experiences living with military fathers.

LA ÚNICA OPCIÓN

Directed by Clara Siliezar

Through a separation of generations, three Salvadoran men share difficult decisions and how they persevered to find new life and family in America.

TO ALL THE FOODS I CAN’T EAT

Directed by Berean Smith

What are food allergies and why do they matter? A look into the deadly disease and its impact on diet and family.

AMERICAN BORN CONFUSED DESI

Directed by Anvita Gurung

An insider’s look at the challenging world of expectations and stereotypes surrounding second generation Indian American youth.

Dates & Times
Past
UltraStar Cinemas Mission Valley

Sun Nov 11
12:00 pm