The Heart’s Mouth
Directed by Erica Cho
An excerpt from Cho’s forthcoming experimental film Golden Golden, this short scene depicts an encounter between two Asian youth, set to the voice of Nat King Cole. This lush, Edwardian fantasia celebrates nature, poetry and queer-transgender desire.
Producer: Chi-ming Yang
Writer/Director: Erica Cho
Actor: Reina Fukuda, Zumi Mizokami
Shorts / 68 minsWelcome to the Queer Convergence! Sit back and enjoy this rollercoaster ride of awkwardness, self-discovery, reflection and humor. With a particular emphasis on adolescence and music, the films in this program capture the pains and pleasures of being just who you are. —Curated by Munira Lokhandwala, Vu T. Thu Ha