花路阿朱妈Directed by He Shuming
Cast: Hong Huifang, Jung Dong-Hwan, Kang Hyung Suk
Official Selection, 2022 Busan International Film Festival
Singapore submission for 2023 Academy Awards
If life turns down an unexpected path, is that detour or fate? Meet Lim Bee Hwa, a Singaporean everywoman ajoomma, whose plan to join a K-drama tour group takes surprising turns. On her travels, Lim encounters characters who could have sprung out of K-drama episodes themselves. As life imitates art, Lim discovers that the unexpected path can lead to exactly where she belongs, and her journey, even if ventured alone, can touch others along the way.
Co-Presented by Ajumma EXP, AARP, and the San Diego Chinese Women’s Association.