ABOUT
   
Udval Altangerel is a Mongolian filmmaker and programmer based in Ulaanbaatar and Los Angeles. In her work, she combines experimental, documentary, and narrative elements to explore the themes of personal and national histories, language, and (home)land. She is currently working on an autoethnographic film about her ancestral land.



WORK




FALGSC


What began as research unravels into a desktop film that explores a queer reimagining of a Soviet space flight. 
3’47”
digital
2021






    

ORBITA


Trailing the first Mongolian cosmonaut, the filmmaker orbits her home through her camera obscura. Her personal narrative weaves into Mongolia’s past as a satellite state.
4’25”
16mm>digital
2020






HOW ARE YOU, MY CHILD?


Written in Mongolia, sent to the USSR, re-discovered in the US - three letters from three generations of women examine how language can function as a site of alienation.
6’40”
digital
2018