While quarantining at home during the COVID-19 pandemic, filmmaker Lina Li documents her mother preparing a meal, while the two converse about cultural differences and misunderstandings.
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About the Filmmaker: Lina Li is a 23 years old storyteller who cares deeply for authentic human connections and the exploration of vulnerability through heart-to-heart dialogues. Her passion project, 100% Human (www.facebook.com/hundredhuman) is a mini-doc series which aims to bridge her audience closer or simply help one feel less alienated through the resonance of human emotions and experiences, in this seemingly segregated world. As a young POC filmmaker, she hopes to create films that shatters cultural stereotypes and contribute to the force to normalize Asian representation in mainstream western media.
Food brings families and communities together. AT THE DINNER TABLE showcases the power of food in our lives, from stories about restaurants impacted by the pandemic to stories from the dinner table where loved ones connect.