Megan Rise writing for The Duke University Chronicle spoke with Jessica Yu on the occasion of the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival’s tribute and retrospective screening of her work.
Recess: I’m excited for your work to be shown as the Full Frame Tribute this week. What should the audience expect from your films?
Jessica Yu: I think that what people will notice is that the subject matter and the style of the films being shown ranges a lot. Sometimes when you hear about a retrospective of someone’s work, there’s kind of a thematic continuity or stylistic exploration that’s very traceable, and I think in my work, it seems a little more eclectic. I’m not sure why that is, but it’s pretty noticeable.
(read more: Recess Interviews Jessica Yu Documentary Filmmaker)