mercy, mistress (web series), 2017
Mercy, Mistress is a web series based on the memoirs of a professional Chinese-American dominatrix in New York City. It is intended to tantalize, to teach, and to destigmatize the shame and silence around kink, BDSM and sex work. It is a story about a woman's work, written by a woman, and made primarily by women, a story that represents diversity, strong Asian-American characters, female empowerment, and sex positive activism.
COLLECTIVE SEX (STORYTELLING INITIATIVE)
CREATIVE DIRECTOR: MULTIMEDIA
Collective Sex is a storytelling organization that seeks to decolonize storytelling. We tell embodied, courageous and raw stories. We select stories with messages around positive social change, ending silence or evolving our consciousness. Our stories are made by a multi-disciplinary, intersectional collective of artist/activists. We utilize a creative process that is joyful, non-binary, healing and collaborative.
5 collages over 5 months, 2017
A video collage made every month for 5 months as an effort to clear out creative garbage, refine creative process, and process personal and creative transition.
NAmes of women (short film), 2017
Names of Women is a short film based on a true abortion story. A team of primarily women fully funded our film and built a grassroots movement supporting reproductive rights, feminism, and the intersections between. We connected with aligned organizations and artists, built a toolkit to provide resources for further engagement, and are currently touring at schools nationally. Our mission is to use this story as a platform where women can find resources, solidarity and ways to share their stories with one another.
Our friends dancing (web series), 2015
Our friends dancing. By themselves. In their homes. To the song of their choice.
Video collage #1
An experiment with a story my parents told me, home video of the West, and archival footage.
THE THINGS i want to tell you (SHORT narrative FILM), 2012
A young woman feels the pull of her childhood, hometown and family as she seeks to find herself in a new and unfamiliar city.
Featured at Fear No Film festival.