“Sometimes you want try to figure out what’s wrong with how you see the world. Maybe it’s just how the world is – it’s too vast, too untouchable. Maybe it’s how it sees you.”
Programmer: Chloe Yap
Recently graduated, Chloe is an aspiring filmmaker and video artist. She mostly uses the film and video medium to confront her personal struggles and questions.
Tang Kang Sheng | Singapore | 2018 | Chinese, English | 9 mins
While travelling overseas, an urgent phone call from home arrives.
Trần Thành | Vietnam | 2018 | Vietnamese | 10 mins
A laundry boy falls in love with a strange girl in the middle of the night by the radio program.
Martika Ramirez Escobar | Philippines | 2017 | Filipino | 16 mins
A meta-documentary of a former Overseas Filipino Worker in his home in Manila.
WHEN THE RAIN IS FALLING DOWN
Nakhen Puttikulangkura | Thailand | 2017 | Thai | 25 mins
While closing down her father’s company, Fon is reminded of a man who shares memories of the same place.
EPHEMERA | Muộn
Hồ Thanh Thảo | Vietnam | 2017 | Vietnamese | 20 mins
Absorbed with a personal trouble, the frustrations of a young woman escalate when she suspects that her boyfriend is unfaithful to her.
Natthapat Kraitrudphon | Thailand | 2017 | Thai | 19 mins
When the annual rainy season arrives, the migrant workers are forced to find new jobs.
Nikki Koh | Singapore | 2018 | Chinese, Hainanese | 15 mins
Nikki returns to her mother’s homeland to document a recipe while renewing her sense of belonging.