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PLAY PRETEND

Expected Guests: Director, Writer Madeline Dimayuga
Directed By: Madeline Dimayuga
2018 / USA / 14 mins. / Narrative

Program: FAMILY FUN!

Grace, a young Asian-American girl, does her best not to bring attention to herself at

her new school. But that doesn’t stop the class bully. Seeking solace from her teddy bear, Bruce, Grace tries to combat the discrimination she faces.


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Madeline Dimayuga

Director, Writer

Madeline strives to place women in the spotlight of nearly every project she undertakes. She was accepted into the NY Television Festival Independent Pilot Competition for her work as a producer on the comedic web series, MR. NICE GIRLS (2018). Her newest serial endeavor, BUTTERBEAN (2019), goes into production this fall.