WORLD PREMIERE After wildfires force her to leave her home in Oregon, a young filmmaker reconnects with the rituals and the landscapes of her maternal tribe in Himalayan China. In a poetic and contemplative revisiting of her family and her ancestors’ history, director Shasha Li reflects on their animistic traditions while visiting her childhood hometown, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, transformed beyond recognition into a bustling tourist attraction. – Ruth Somalo 

The first screening will be followed by a Q&A with director/producer/DP/editor Shasha Li, producer Xin Li, and co-producer/consulting editor Julie Mallozzi.

This film contains the following accessibility options for viewers:
Closed Captioning for online screenings

All in-person screening venues provide sound amplification headphones upon request with venue management. IFC Center can also provide a T-Coil loop for compatible devices.

Director: Shasha Li
Producer: Shasha Li, Xin Li, Julie Mallozzi (Co-Producer)
Cinematographer: Shasha Li
Editor: Shasha Li
Language: English, Mandarin, Nakhi
Country: United States of America / China
Year: 2023
Publicist: Rakoom PR