Fish Bones is a film about Hana, a young Korean immigrant from a traditionally conservative family. She struggles with her sexuality as she falls in love with Nico, a charming Latina music producer.
After her mother’s illness worsens, Hana returns home to help with the family restaurant. During a shift, she waits on Nico, and they are instantly drawn to each other, leading to a deep but forbidden romance. Their love blossoms, but Hana finds herself wracked with guilt and shame as her romance flouts the sacrosanct traditional values of her family and heritage. (USA/82min/2018)