Build Me Through the Image

  • Director

    Paula Hung

  • Country, Year, Length

    United States, 2023, 8:59

  • Category

    Documentary Short

  • Format


  • Festival Year


Film Screening & Ticket Information

When & Where to See this Film!

LGBTQ+: 7 films for, from and about the community.

April 18, 2024 @ 9:00PM • Kaufman Astoria Studios – Zukor Theatre

LGBTQ+: 7 films for, from and about the community.

April 25, 2024 @ 5:00PM • Kaufman Astoria Studios – Zukor Theatre


A short documentary exploring the intricacies and complexities of the construction of a transmarginal Latine, multiracial, and queer identity through the experiences of a father, mother, and daughter.


Paula Hung, Director
Paula Hung, Writer
Paula Hung, Producer
Jean Palmer, Key Cast
José Hung, Key Cast

Director Biography

Paula Hung (any pronouns) is a screenwriter, director, and producer based in Washington DC and New York City. A Queer first-generation Venezuelan-American artist, Paula deeply values organically and authentically telling marginalized people’s stories to build the multifaceted, joyous body of work they deserve. Combining their passions for activism and storytelling, they hope to create media that is transformative, accessible, and representative of our world.

Paula has frequently worked with the DuKode Studio developing, writing, and editing the upcoming animated anthology “The Great Tit is a Bird.” They have also previously worked as a development intern with the award-winning One & Other Productions and are an active participant in Ryan Reynold and Blake Lively’s Group Effort Initiative program.