Yamin Tun | AOTEAROA NEW ZEALAND | 2015 | 14 MIN | SHORT DRAMA
Sunday 23 October 2016 | 3:45 PM
TIFF Bell Lightbox, Cinema 1
Screening as part of Adrift: International Shorts
A migrant mother in Auckland is abandoned by her cheating husband. Left alone with her three children in a world of cultural distance and loneliness, she gradually begins to break down and it is her young daughter who must bring her back.
Yamin Tun (Karen) was born in Burma (Myanmar) under a military regime and has lived in Europe, Hong Kong and Aotearoa New Zealand. She graduated from the University of Oxford with a degree in philosophy, politics and economics. Tan has been the recipient of numerous accolades for her work in both scriptwriting and direction.