2020 / 15 min / English & Cantonese / Narrative Fiction
While struggling to move forward in life, Rose attends her friend’s karaoke party.


Starring - Kimberley Yip, Kimberly Ho, Nan Chen

Writer, Director, Editor - Natalie Murao
Producers - Natalie Murao & Thea Loo
Director of Photography - Suzanne Friesen
Production Designer - Athena Han
Production Manager - Thea Loo
1st Assistant Director - Reed Jackson
2nd Assistant Director - Alysha Seriani
Assistant Camera - Kang Park & Qiuli Wu
Art Director - Tawni Botelho
DIT & Assistant Editor - Ray Hinkle
Gaffer - Colin Williscroft
Best Boy - Robin Dalla-Vicenza
Grips - Anthony Lee, Asad Yahya, Sam Mason, Selina Repole
Sound Mixer - Caish Lea Thompson
Boom Ops - Han Pham, Sarah El Bakkouri
Stills Photographer - Jeremiah Reyes
Colorist - Sam Gilling
Sound Editor & Re-Recording Mixer - Alex Lane
Equipment Rental - Keslow Camera & Pacific Backlot

Special Thanks - Heidi Murao, Wendy Murao, Stephanie Murao, Howard Ng, Rod & Jane Hashimoto, Greta Mah, Robert Psutka, Zodiac Karaoke

Produced with the assistance of the National Film Board of Canada - Filmmaker Assistance Program


  • Sundance Ignite x Adobe Short Films at Sundance Film Festival
  • Digital TIFF Bell Lightbox, Short Films, Big Ideas: Community Impact Shelf
  • Palm Springs International ShortFest
    →  Nominated for Young Cineastes Award
  • Telefilm Canada’s Not Short On Talent at Clermont-Ferrand
  • TIFF Next Wave Film Festival
  • Toronto Reel Asian Film Festival
  • Festival Filministes
  • San Diego Asian Film Festival
  • Vancouver Short Film Festival
  • Sunday Shorts Film Festival



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