U.S. Short Film: Father’s Day

U.S. Short Film: Father’s Day

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Can a nice Chinese-American Dad save his two struggling-Artist daughters from killing each other in their tiny Los Angeles-apartment? “Father’s Day” is a story about Family Love, Loss… and finding THE PERFECT SURVIVAL JOB.


Betty Ouyang: Director
Betty Ouyang: Writer
Betty Ouyang: Producer
Larry Wang Parrish: Key Cast, Heir Jordan, Internal Behaviors Part 2: The Regurgitation, Mega Shark vs. Giant Octopus
Betty Ouyang: Key Cast, Frozen River, Law & Order: Criminal Intent, Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas
Angelita Bushey: Key Cast


Film Type: Short
Genres: Drama, Comedy, Family, Asian-American, Women
Runtime: 14 minutes 49 seconds
Completion Date: January 1, 2017
Production Budget: 2,200 USD
Country of Origin: United States
Country of Filming: United States
Film Language: Chinese, English
Shooting Format: Digital
Aspect Ratio: Scope
Film Color: Color
First-time Filmmaker: Yes
Student Project: No

Screenings / Awards

Chinese American Film Festival 2017, Los Angeles
United States
November 11, 2017
West Coast Premiere / Los Angeles Premiere
NOMINATED: Golden Angel Award 2017
Directed By Women 2017, Manchester
United Kingdom
September 17, 2017
UK Premiere
Official Selection & Encore 2nd Screening
Warsaw Ave Film Festival 2017, Cincinnati
United States
October 21, 2017
North American Premiere
International Film Festival of Oranjemund 2017, Oranjemund
December 16, 2017
African Premiere
Official Selection
I Filmmaker International Film Festival 2018, Marbella
Los Angeles Cinefest 2018, Los Angeles
United States
Roselle Park Film Festival 2018, Roselle Park
United States
September 28, 2018
WINNER: Directors Choice Award 2019
Film Girl Film Festival 2018, Milwaukee, WI
United States
October 13, 2018
Wisconsin Premiere
Official Selection
American Asian & Latino Film Festival 2019, New York City
United States
May 23, 2019
Manhattan Premiere
WINNER: Best Actress 2019–Betty Ouyang
Kraut International Film Festival 2019, Munich
WINNER: Top-3 Film
Amazon All Voices Film Festival 2019Nationwide (Online)
United States
June 3, 2019
Official Selection
Golden Door International Film Festival 2019, Jersey City, NJ
United States
New Jersey Premiere
Official Selection
Indiewise Film & Music Film Festival 2019, Las Vegas
United States
September 27, 2019
Las Vegas Premiere
Official Selection / Asian Mainstream Fellowship Recipient
Shawna Shea Memorial Film Festival 2019, Southbridge, MA
United States
October 5, 2019
New England Premiere
WINNER: Best Short Film 2019
ACN Creative Arts Festival 2019, Los Angeles
United States
October 19, 2019
Official Selection

Distributor Information

Hewes Pictures
Country: Worldwide
Rights: Paid TV, Console / Handheld Device




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