In Chúng Tôi Nhẩy Đầm ở Nhà (We Dance At Home), Huynh revisits her family’s personal home video collections to explore her parents’ unique Vietnamese diasporic experiences of living in Peterborough, Ontario, for over 35 years. Through interviews and juxtaposing archival footage with present day documentation, together, we explore the following: How are their ideas of "home" changing? What role did the "home" play in building a community and a sense of belonging?
Directed by Erin Hembrador
Julia Huynh is an interdisciplinary artist and research who works between Toronto and Orange County. Through her art practice, Huynh investigates methods of cultural and self preservation, memory, as well as the construction of identities and communities in the Vietnamese diaspora.