BLOCK D | Emerging
Friday, March 24 | 3 - 5 PM
Winthrop University | Dina's Place at the DiGiorgio Campus Center
Screenings & Awards
Cast & Crew
NARRATIVE | 2022 | 11 min. 19 sec.
SUGGESTED RATING | G
ELIGIBLE | Woman to Watch, Best Student Film
COUNTRY | United States
LANGUAGE | English
PRODUCERS | Xingyi Jiang, Yan Hua
DIRECTOR | Hsiao Hsia Huang
WRITER | Lucy Choi
Mr. Ren is an introvert and traditional Chinese father. After his American-born son decided to donate his heart out to others after he died, Mr. Ren leaves his home and temporarily stays in a motel. One day, he meets this young boy who claims he got heart transplant from this Chinese guy.
About the Director
Hsiao Hsia (Charlotte) Huang, 25 years old, a young female writer-director from Taiwan. Her first short Dreamer(2019) has won over 10 international film awards, including Best Director, Best Short Film, and Best Original Screenplay, screening around the world. Other works like The Red Envelope(2019) and Pluto’s Gender(2021) have been selected in World Film Carnival, Lady Filmmakers Festival, and Awareness Festival etc., showing her growing potential in film directing. She is now pursuing an MFA degree in Film Directing at Chapman University.