Beneath the Banyan Tree

Official Selection of 2021 Cinequst Film Festival

Category: Feature Film       Director: Nani Li Yang       Production: Nani Li Yang, Light&Shadow Pictures      Year: 2021

Light & Shadow Pictures is proud to cooperate with talented youth director Nani Li Yang and produced Beneath the Banyan Tree.


A tender and unforgettable family drama following the matriarch of the Woo family and her desire to uphold her family. Four people, three generations forced to start a new life together, what could go wrong?
Story:After her son is jailed, a Chinese mother with high expectations struggles to protect her family’s remaining reputation by parenting her independent daughter, whom she must seek shelter from in the U.S. with her son’s two unmanageable adolescents.

Stars: Gua Ah-leh, Kathy Wu, Demi (Zijing) Ke, Jiayu Wang

Producer: Troy Chiu, Yue Wang, Nani Li Yang       Unit Production Manager: Albee Zhang

1st Assistant Director: David TW Yu

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