Literally eating momos in one hand, while filming Kathmandu with the other. Filmed this during breaks at the Asian Investigative Journalism Conference. (Sept. 2016)
Director: Pete Sabine
Editor and Associate Videographer: Stephanie Burnett
Cinematographer and Sound: Kevin Cureau
Translations and Producer: Lorrin Shao
Domestic helpers in Hong Kong are known for the challenges they face – like having low wages and only one day off a week. But ironically, many Filipina helpers are also feeling liberated. That’s because they feel they can be more open about their lesbian partnerships, with some inspired to come out to their families back home.