Directed by Kat Cole
When a young Filipina growing up in Honolulu encounters an androgynously cool teen, she can’t help but stare in admiration, as she begins to explore her gender identity in secret.
Kat Renee Cole is a San Francisco Bay Area artist working within independent filmmaking and dancetheater as a director and producer. She holds an MFA in Film from California College of the Arts and was a fellow for the Robert Flaherty Film Seminar. She co-directs the IZZIE-nominated detour dance and the annual Tiny Dance Film Festival.
Director: Kat Cole
Producer: Distal Films
Line Producer: Chappell Films
Director of Photography: Christopher Ahn
Underwater Director of Photography: Oner Champ
Editor: Kat Cole
Cast: Kalliyan Davis , Myhraliza Aala
Shorts Programs / 95 minssec·ond-gen·er·a·tion – adj. The offspring of immigrants to a particular country. Exploring the tension of navigating the cultural expectations of both a family from a foreign land and a society who treats you like “other,” this collection of LGBTQ shorts celebrates the beauty and texture of intersectionality. - Sheryl Santacruz