His Family May Be Deported, But All He Wanted Was A Better Life.


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Would you sacrifice your future for your family’s sake?

Jin wants to go to college. He sees a different life from his immigrant parents. Unlike them, he does not want to be involved in the family business or live their conservative strict ways.

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But going to college is not that simple. Jin has to come to terms with the fact that his parents are undocumented.

If he decides to pursue his dreams, it may mean his family may be deported.

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But all he wanted was a better life.

Was that too much to ask?

Watch ‘Out Of The Shadows’ by James Tarlton (US) on Viddsee:

Out Of The Shadows screened at the DC Shorts Film Festival, Asian Film Festival Of Dallas, Asian American International Film Festival in New York, and was a finalist at the USA Film Festival in Texas for the Best Short category.

Here’s another story on difficult decisions, about an unwed mother who is contemplating abortion. Watch this Malaysian short film ‘Farewell September’ on Viddsee

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