Window Jumping Into the Past

The Filipinx diaspora abounds in the United States, the Middle East, and beyond…. Window Jumping Into the Past explores two characters of the diaspora: Miguel and Jane Aller, as they journey toward “the land of milk and honey”—but also as they deal with the hardships and necessary sacrifices needed to leave their hometown of Alegria, Cebu, and to arrive and succeed in America. A combination of public archives, family albums, interviews, and self-reflections, this short film provides an intimate window to the life of Miguel, Jane, and Anna…. Jump in!