last week was a bad week.

this week started off really well with
the new york asian american international film festival 72 hour shootout awards ceremony.

cold war” snagged four.



[tess also won best actress, rain as best actor]

so it’s nowhere near the academy awards,
but it still felt pretty damn good.

also, princess of nebraska played opening night.
it was cool to see some of my stills in the program and on the poster.


i don’t think i’ll never get excited seeing my stuff in print.

we made a film

the 72 hour film shootout is a nationwide competition organized by aafilmlab
where filmmaking teams have 72 hours to write, shoot, edit and produce short films
up to five minutes in length on a common theme.

this year’s theme was “a first goodbye.”

for 56 grueling hours, we sweat, bled and made “cold war”:

here’s a quick behind the scenes shot taken by tomur:


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