3,000 Miles


On July 5th, 2016, I moved across the country to work and live in New York City for one year. This is a personal documentary of my year, chronicled by voicemails left by my mom.

A Vimeo Best of the Year Staff Pick
Named one of Vimeo’s 100 most iconic Vimeo Staff Picks.

Select festivals:
Rooftop Films 2018 Official Selection
Mountainfilm 2018 Official Selection
NFFTY 2018 Closing Night Official Selection & Audience Award Winner

Featured on:
Short of the Week
Booooooom TV Awards

Director / DP / Editor: Sean Wang
Original Score: Breton Vivian (bretonvivian.com/)
Pianist: Jonathan Keith
Sound Design / Sound Mix: Michael O’ Connor (audioshade.com/)
Best mom: Cynthia Lee
Additional protest photos taken by: Isaac Blankensmith & Milovale Tiatia

Special thanks:
Daniel Ngai
Sam Davis
Brian Tang
Kellan Davidson
Matthew Kalish
MikeMike Weisburd
Cindy Mai
Emmett Kim
Tori Hinn
Tu Alex Wataru
Olivia Lim
Jennifer Lee
Michael Lee
David Wang
Google Creative Lab
& many many more.