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Nang by Nang (2017)

Trailer

Logline

Nang has lived outside the box, born in a Trinidadian village in the 1920's she survived by defying convention.

Synopsis

Nang is a true survivor at 93. She was born in a rural village in Moruga, Trinidad in the 1920s to Chinese/French/ African and Amerindian parents. She has had many roles – dancer, model, singer, maid, nurse and even cinema operator. Director Richard Fung lovingly documents his second cousin as she retraces her steps to the many highlights and heartbreaks of her life along her journey from Port of Spain to Caracas to New York and New Mexico.

Details

Short (40mins) Documentary Biography | Canada / Trinidad and Tobago

Language: English

Production

Directors: Richard Fung