Films 2023

To Write From Memory

19 min.
Year of Production:
Yosilu Chen
Cynthia Yuan Cheng
Emory Chao Johnson
Production Company:
Berlinale Section:
Berlinale Category:
Short Film

Meticulously, they inspect their own body as the camera looks on, documenting every step of their transition. Yet what starts off as a young filmmaker’s audiovisual diary soon expands into a confrontation with their own past. It is not easy to break out of a cocoon spun from motherly demands and grievances – especially when your body gets treated as a family matter, and when your need for autonomyis met with incomprehension.

FILMOGRAFIE Emory Chao Johnson (selection)

 To Write From Memory 

Interview with Emory Chao Johnson, director "TO WRITE FROM MEMORY"

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