Fall Lab 2016
A teen examines his compulsion for material objects and his belief that the right clothes could bring him happiness. But after a trip hiking the mountains of Colorado, he makes a change in his lifestyle.
A transgender teen explores their new relationship with their mother and their Chinese culture since coming out.
Who Am I?
Sometimes diversity can lead to feelings of isolation. A young man struggles to fit until he discovers a new community through basketball.
A young woman recounts the struggles of moving from one place to another and its impact on friendships. Now settled in Brooklyn, she explores the importance of building and maintaining friendships.
Growing up, Marlon was able to create a complete world with his imagination. Stepping out, he discovers a world of racism and xenophobia – and decides to take action against them.
The Future Speaks Now
In the wake of Donald Trump’s presidency, this film explores the viewpoints of teenagers – too young to vote in the recent election – voicing their opinions on his policies and what an ideal leader looks like.
What does it mean to be a black girl from Bed-Stuy attending an exclusive NYC private school? A filmmaker examines her own experiences and those of girls in similar situations, knowing that not only are they stepping into a different school, they’re stepping into a different world.
Made for you and me
These are the reasons why my family has been migrating from different ends in the world, creating a culturally rich spectrum within myself.
Live with it
A tale of a family struggling to survive the harsh terms of reality when the father is incarcerated.
The Fear is good
A woman recounts the tales of her troubled youth. Take a glimpse into the turbulent world of a young immigrant mother.
Wei of the Cranes
This film is about the filmmaker’s struggle to choose a career and make his parents proud.