Directed by Phil Planta
A prodigal son finally returns home to see his dying father, much to the chagrin of his overwhelmed sister. When his father tasks only him to oversee his will, tensions rise and the family must confront their father’s past.
Previous Screening / Awards:
VAFF Mighty Asian Moviemaking Marathon 11 Premiere Screening+Awards Presentation, 1st Place
Phil Planta is a filmmaker, recently winning the VAFF 2013 and 2016 Mighty ASian Moviemaking Marathon short filmmaking contests. He was educated at the Vancouver Film School and at Focal Point School, studying Design, Photography, and VFX. VFX credits in film and TV: Once Upon a Time, Falling Skies, Revolution, Twilight: Breaking Dawn, Big Eyes, Red 2. He is producer of the BC-shot feature film Beyond Redemption.
Director: Phil Planta
Writers: Phil Planta, Peter Planta
Producers: Phil Planta, Adam Chan
November 6 / 90 minsOur LIFE IN MULTICULTURE Canadian Shorts program celebrates the myriad cultural, sexual and individual identities of Canadian Asian and hapa diaspora.