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The South Korean film also made strides, winning Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, and Best International Feature Film.

At 13 years old, she is blazing a trail for Asian American girls who are looking to see themselves on screen.

Basco in ‘Birds of Prey’ Warner Bros.“I feel like Asians are the largest minority in terms of not being represented,” Basco tells Deadline.

“I think we’re definitely starting a movement and I really hope other young Asian American girls can see that they can be represented in the community as not the stereotypical Asian American girl but more as themselves,” she said.

An Asian American trained from birth to be an assassin, she stepped into the Bat-family as Batgirl.

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