Hot Earth

Documentary on a multi-generational movement to protect Chinatown from encroaching luxury real estate developments.

The phrase “hot earth” is the literal translation of the Chinese word 熱土 (yeet-tow), which carries a double meaning: love for the homeland, and hot piece of real estate.

Documentary (7 min)

Credits: Writer, Director, Director of Photography, Editor, Colorist

Produced by Chanel Ly