Honey B. Singh (Canada)
2023 Storylines Lab
Honey B. Singh is a Sikh-Canadian writer-director based in Abu Dhabi and Singapore with an M.F.A. in Film Production from New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts. For the past 10 years, Honey has been working within the entertainment industry through blogging, YouTube, writing, directing and producing short films, music videos and commercials which have won awards and were played at numerous film festivals. Honey is an alumna of the National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) Diverse Women in Media Residency Lab, Hong Kong Film Financing Forum, Torino Film Lab Extended and Reelworld Film Festival’s Emerging 20 program.
Happy Baisakhi! — Four former best friends return to their hometown of Brampton to celebrate the popular harvest-centric Sikh festival of Baisakhi with their families, which leads to them finally admitting uncomfortable truths, revisiting their youth and forging new relationships while they navigate gatekeeping Aunties, misogynistic Uncles, obsessive matchmakers, gossiping relatives, creepy fuckbois and their own conservative families who don’t understand why they are single and childfree in their mid-30s.