Fictions

Alice Charlie Liu
2022
Canada
12

Genesis Cinema

29 April

Saturday

8:55pm

Jessie, a Chinese Canadian photography student takes on a self-portraiture assignment. After discovering the work of Cindy Sherman, she is torn to reflect on her own shifting identity and artistic voice, while juggling her role as a daughter to meet her her mother’s expectations. 

Alice Charlie Liu

Alice Charlie Liu is a writer and director based between Toronto and New York. Her work often touches on themes of diaspora, East Asian culture and female identity. She is an alumnus of TIFF Next Wave and Telluride Film Festival’s Student Symposium and a previous 2019 Tribeca Film Institute Film Fellow.