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Plot: Filmmaker Carol Nguyen interviews her own family to craft an emotionally complex and meticulously composed portrait of intergenerational trauma, grief, and secrets in this cathartic documentary about things left unsaid.
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By a few, for many. A moving short film about trauma and grief in a family
Nguyen has created a short film that is not just about culture-specific ways of dealing with grief. It is possible that people and families have problems dealing with grief together across cultures. A very accessible subject, with gravity and ease. Like the family in the film, the viewer learns that grief can be experienced together. You learn that the different points of reference of grief share common aspects, especially in a family. The loss of loved ones unites, only the approaches of memory, the cornerstones of grief, are different. The individual stories make it clear that grief arises from love, security and laughter. Nguyen underlines this warm melancholy with a fantastic atmosphere, wonderful, minimalist musical interludes and a quiet camera. She lets people talk, asks follow up questions only once and uses the simple-seeming trick of direct confrontation with the filmed material to trigger a feeling of mutuality in the family with regard to the grief they talked about. The wonderful conclusion of the film is that it is okay to cry at the dinner table and it’s ok to do it together. No, not only is it okay, it is life enriching and a tool for stronging bonds.
Excellently made minimal film! Every shot was meaningful and overall very raw. Would definitely recommend for any person of immigrant background, especially Vietnamese folks. Beautifully made and would recommend to many.
Original Language en
Genre Documentary, Short, Biography
Director Carol Nguyen
Actors Thao Nguyen-Duong
Awards 5 wins & 7 nominations
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