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The Life Before

7m Diane Young New Zealand 2024

Following the death of her mother, Gertie, filmmaker Young found a suitcase that had been packed away for over 60 years containing the remnants of another life - her mother’s life before she emigrated to New Zealand from Hong Kong in 1957.

** This short film is available with the feature film Vika! **


Diane Young

Closed Captions [CC]



New Zealand

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