CHIMERADirected by Eileen Yoon
Cast: Carolyn Kang, Luke Shin, Yunah Um, Zoe Han
In Filmmaker Eileen Yoon’s stunning film, CHIMERA, present day moments in New York lead Ayeon to reflect on her childhood in Seoul as she redefines her idea of home. Chimera, a mythical creature poetically represents the story’s unique hybrid of cultures and identities.
THIS FILM IS AVAILABLE ON DEMAND.
About the filmmaker: Eileen Yoon is a Korean-American director and director of photography based in both Brooklyn and Seoul. She embraces her multicultural upbringing in her work. Her interests in various art forms aides her to use color and meticulous framing to push narratives forward.
In this thought-provoking and forceful program, these characters are exploring their complex histories and envisioning their futures. SELF | PORTRAITS is a study on the power of identity and how we become who we are.