From infancy, an Asian-American woman learns the game of perfection - but if your goal is perfection, will the game ever end?

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Woman (as Ming-Na)
Stephanie Hu ...
Teen Girl
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Young Girl
Michaela Zee ...
Baby
Joyan Chang ...
Young Mother
Howard Hong ...
Young Father
Susan Dao ...
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Christina Pratiknjo ...
Auntie
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Milton Bradley's game "Perfection" is "a race against time" where players must match shapes to a board in 60 seconds. The game mirrors an Asian American woman's struggle to achieve success and gain her parent's approval. Taught the game as an infant, she races into her teens winning competitions and getting straight A's, only left to wonder whether or not her parents will love her even if she fails. Ultimately she must decide to end the game. Written by Karen Lin

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If your goal is perfection, will the game ever end?

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