Where Are You Really From?
Director: Will Kim
United States, 2021, 3 min
Genres:Animation, Asian, Short, Documentary
Crew:Writer: Wil Kim. Producer: Will Kim. Animator: Will Kim
"Where Are You Really From?" is about the filmmaker's personal experience of receiving countless, repetitive, and racist comments living in America as an Asian American. It is the filmmaker's hope that people stop the Asian hate, systemic racism, and stereotypes.
About the director
Will Kim was born in Los Angeles and grew up in both LA and Seoul, Korea. Will graduated from Cal Arts with BFA and UCLA with MFA. Will's works have showed in various international film festivals and museums. Currently Will lives and works in Los Angeles and teaches animation at Riverside City College in California.