The bonds of family are extremely strong in most Asian-American households. So it should be no surprise that many short films screened during 2013's CAAMFest offer unique perspectives on family relations. Three shorts stand out among this year's crop.
While there were no surprises regarding SAG wins for best male lead actor, Colin Firth, and supporting actor, Christian Bale, it was refreshing to see Melissa Leo snag the best supporting actress award.
Utopia was not only moving but a reminder that there's power conjured through the experience of collectively watching cinema. For this reason, it aptly captures the spirit of rebellion that Sundance 2010 was all about.