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Directed by Karla Villanueva Danan

Mal is living her best life this summer swiping right on all the cute boys across The Six. But will her mother’s incessant Catholic messages distract her from the next cutie sliding into her DMs?

Karla Villanueva Danan – anak of the diaspora – is a second-generation Pinay born and raised on Treaty 7 land. Across academic and artistic disciplines, Karla is most passionate about creating and holding space for Pinay/Filipinx diasporic stories. She is an avid practitioner of shine theory and cares deeply for community/collective healing and growth.

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Shorts Program VI: Scenes from Home

A Q&A panel with the filmmakers will take place after the screening. Scenes from Home takes us to…

Dates & Times


AMC Plaza Bonita 14

Fri, Oct 6
12:00 pm