Suspecting there was something ugly in her family’s past, the film charts a filmmaker's excavation of the buried family conflict around her uncle Miguel’s death, and her search for his partner Robert a generation later.
A family's pursuit of the American dream is tested by its hard-working, religious mother and her two "employment-challenged" grown children.
Be Good, My Children is a low budget experimental narrative about a Korean immigrant family in New York. Judy is a culturally assimilated young woman who aspires to become an actress despite her mother's disapproval. Her determination is encouraged by a fantasy character named "Mae East."