American Spies and Other Homegrown Fables*
News travels across the Pacific on Dec, 7 resulting in foolhardy claims of Japanese sympathizers. As calls for war perpetrate a nation, the Ishii Family undertakes radical assimilation to calm the local police and fearful neighbors. Mixing family testimony and cartoon charm, the Japanese Americans’ response to national disaster develops into a sparkling fable on what it means to be family.
Japanese Internment / LGBTQ / Magical Realism
3m, 3w, 2 gender nonspecific
When God leaves for their 9-5, what happens when the kids break into God's private office? And what can they do before God comes home?
Magical Realism / Movement Piece / Christian Themes
10 mins minimum.
Yonsei's rice cooker is on the fritz. First out pops the spirit of his Great Grandpa, and now the legendary family tomato garden. With his room on the verge of complete overgrowth, Yonsei must find a way to appease his ancestor while also holding on to the man he is.
Family / LGBTQ / Magical Realism / Hyphen American