MASAMI KAWAI

Whose Dream? Which Cut? (28 min), Video 
Director: Masami Kawai
Producers: Masami Kawai & Molly Hein
Featuring: Kana Kawai

Whose Dream? Which Cut? is a satiric and reflexive personal documentary that follows the director's attempt to convince her mother to become a labor activist. The filmmaker traces labor alliances between Japanese and Mexican workers, interviewing different labor activists and ultimately concluding that she and her mother can have different perspectives on the world. 

Screenings:  Echo Park Film Festival, New York Expo Film Festival, Women in the Director's Chair Film Festival, Slant Film Festival, Zoinks Film Festival, Women in the Director's Chair Film Tour, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Santa Curz Women of Color Film Festival, Fast Forward New Filmmakers Series,