Yoko has received the prestigious 2014 DGA Student Film Award in the Asian American category for her thesis Kimi Kabuki. She has also been accepted into the WIF (Women in Film) 2015 Mentorship Circle and the Visual Communication Armed with a Camera Fellowship 2015.
KIMI KABUKI is about a house wife's first time at a Porn Convention.
SIT is about a zen priest living in Indiana.
LAST MEAL is inspired by prisons in El Salvador.
THE DARLINGS is about girls being girls.
WHY WOULD YOU MAKE A MOVIE WITH YOUR EX?
is about reenactments revealing buried truths.