THE DAY WE MET

Eric, a Korean-Canadian adoptee and his partner Steph, would love to start a family. Complications mean that adoption is the only real option, forcing Eric to confront his own ideas of identity and family.

ABOUT

The Day We Met was developed through TELUS Storyhive's Digital Shorts 2018 Edition. This particular story was a very personal one to Lee Shorten, who is a Korean adoptee himself.

CAST & CREW

  • Directors Nach Dudsdeemaytha & Mayumi Yoshida

  • Starring Lee Shorten, Samantha Hum, Susan Hanson, Albert Nicholas & John Prowse

  • Writer Lee Shorten

  • Director of Photography Angelica Perez Anzures

  • Editor Andrea Hermary

  • Production Designers Neil Colango & Jane Spencer

  • Producers Phil Planta, Sandeep Hundal & Theo Kim