life is a gift

Running Time: 3 min
Location: USA
DCFF SCreening: 2022


what does it mean to be liberated? to be free? for yourself and those you love? in “life is a gift,” mu knowles (born & raised on the hilltop in tacoma, wa) takes us on a journey through these questions. this film was co-directed by gloria joy kazuko muhammad and mu knowles as a part of the iMPACT LENS Narrative Justice HILLTOPIA Film Fellowship.

DCFF Screening Information

Plays in the Evergreen Shorts program

Streaming virtually beginning March 4th and plays in-person at the Blue Mouse Theatre on Friday, March 4th at 7:30pm!

In competition for the Evergreen Storyteller’s Award and Excellence in Music Video, Experimental or Animation Storytelling

Emily loves movies and Tacoma. Thus, the Destiny City Film Festival was born in 2013 and has been going strong ever since!