Tacoma Uncubed

Tacoma Uncubed

USA | 2018 | 7 minutes | Masahiro Sugano

Despite the ups and downs of a city in the middle of tremendous changes, four Tacoma visual artists discuss their commitment to art and community.

Director Biography

Masahiro Sugano, a Sundance Film Festival alumnus, is an award-winning filmmaker whose accolades stretch from a Student Academy Award nomination in 1997 to his most recent 2016 Documentary Award given by the National Asian American Journalists Association. As co-founder of artist-run media lab Studio Revolt, Masahiro creates short films on a variety of societal issues such as deportation and is a pioneering force in the art of spoken word videos. Masahiro currently resides in Tacoma, WA and serves as an Artist-in-Residence at the University of Washington, Bothell.

  • Director: Masahiro Sugano
  • Principal Cast: Priscilla Dobler, Jeremy Gregory, Jason Holland, Kenji Stoll
  • Premiere Status: World
  • Country: USA
  • Year: 2018
  • Running Time: 7 minutes
  • Producer: Anida Yoeu Ali
  • Cinematographers: Masahiro Sugano
  • Editors: Masahiro Sugano
  • Language: English
  • Format: DCP

This film is playing as a part of Fly Filmmaking Challenge

Six filmmakers across Washington State were challenged to create a short documentary about an artist and their lens of creativity.

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