K R Y S T A L J A V I E R
A repressed, half-Filipino beauty queen rebels against her controlling mother and secretly
trains to become a competitive eater.
1980s, Hawaii. On the rough side of O'ahu, a whip-smart 17-year-old girl must provide for
her unborn child and embraces her family's dark legacy by joining the Hawaiian Mafia.
The Black List/Women in Film Episodic Lab First Round Selection (ongoing)
Four Asian women with different ethnic and personal problems come together to save a
failing business, while dealing with — and shattering — stereotypes.
Recipient of the 2015 and 2016
Recipient of the Women in Film/Tichi
Wilkerson Kassel Endowed Scholarship