Credits & Special Thanks

Director: Vanessa A. Yee

Producers: Vanessa A. Yee, Frances E. Chang

Director of Photography: Judy Phu

Additional Photography: Chen-wei Liu, Esther Shubinski, Taryn Roraback

Production Sound: Vanessa A. Yee

Editor: Esther Shubinski

Story Consultant: Christina Sun Kim

Composer: Deborah Lee Proaño

Post Production Supervisor: Lucas Mireles

Post Production Sound Supervisor: Battiste Fenwick

Re-recording Mixer: Mike Simpson

Colorist: Jason Knutzen

Graphic Designer: Hayley Greenhalgh

Web and Brand Design: Akemi Hong

Website Design: Rebecca Olson

Online and Dub Facility: Different by Design



Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest Footage Courtesy of: Kristina Wong, Michael Closson

With special thanks to: Marina Goldovskaya, Becky Smith, Gyula Gazdag, Nancy Richardson

Larry Lue, Kristina Wong, Russell Jeung, Judy Ho...

Alex Chiu, Joseph Tsang, Kristen Sam, Melissa & Van Quach, Monica Matsushima, Jessica Oei, Mrs. Low, Chris Domino, Marissa Rousseau, Ali Guerin, Jeanne Tyson, David Tayar, Cheri Smith, Albert Malvaez, Billy Woodberry, Sandra Lawton, the UCLA Documentary family

And especially to: Ann, April, Chris, and their families

This film was made possible with funds from: the Edie & Lew Wasserman Film Production Fellowship, Mary Pickford Award, and Edna & Yu-shan Han Award

With Kickstarter Support from:

Sandy Hu. Suzie Gee, Ryan & Marian Chan, Sid Tsai, Esther & Terry Ho, Margie H. Shigekawa, F Smith, Toni & Mike Chu, Linda Yuen, Dennis & Leanne Iida, Sarah Tseng, Megan Ebor, Dede Ching, Rebecca Yee, Cindy Hsu, Annie Hsiao, Ann Ha, Stacey & Daniel Spickard, Marcia & Ray Yuen, Tiffany & Jae Kwon, Kimberlee Law, Lauri Woo, John & Doris Chow , Allen Suh, Serena & Jeremy Liu, Tuyet & Tony Lee, Angel & Kenji Shimabukuro, Liz & Rod Quon, Nini & Thomas Wu, Arthur, Annie, Cheryl & Joyce Woo, Betty and James Yeow, Nora Mandray, Doug Turner, Colin & Helen Lau, Eric Huang, May & Tony Lew, Faye & Wes Ong, Don Luke and many more


In Loving Memory of Gung-gung

And dedicated to Po-po, Mom & Dad, the Yees, the Haradas, & the Quons


Copyright 2013, Vanessa A. Yee, all rights reserved

Produced at UCLA School of Theater, Film, and Television