LIGHT OF ASIA 6
14 minutes | Narrative | DCP | Colour | o.v. Tagalog | sub. English
Director: Lara Isabel Reyes
Upon losing her scholarship, Jade understands that there is only one place where she can ask for help: the Golden Circle, a secret gambling scheme headed by her classmate, Via.
Jade’s experience in the Golden Circle is more than beginner’s luck—she has won so much, yet she soon realizes that there are bigger things beyond a secret gambling scheme: she must face an elaborate system which oppresses everyone in need—people who are just like her.
2019: Golden (short)
Happiness is An Allegory, Unhappiness A Story
24 minutes | Narrative | DCP | Colour | o.v. Tagalog, English | sub. English
Director: JP Habac
It’s been months since the country was put under quarantine. Two guys having problems with their respective partners find refuge in each other’s company. Before the day ends, they each decide on the fate of their relationships.
2020: Happiness is An Allegory, Unhappiness A Story (short)
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8 minutes | Documentary | DCP | Colour | o.v. Mandarin, English
Director: Lim Jen Nee
6-year old Stanley has a year left to be Disney’s Queen Elsa to his heart’s content, before formal education starts.
2019: Elsa (short)
God’s Daughter Dances
25 minutes | Narrative | DCP | Colour | o.v. Korean | sub. English
Director: Sungbin BYUN
A transgender female dancer, Shin-mi, gets a call from the Military Manpower Administration, to attend for the Military Service Examination. Shin-mi, with everything in readiness, takes her steps to the Military Manpower Administration.
2020: God’s Daughter Dances (short)
2015: The Chicken of Wuzuh (short)
2014: Horn (short)
Red Aninsri; Or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall
30 minutes | Narrative | DCP | Colour | o.v. Thailand | sub. English
Director: Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke
The queer espionage film made in the tradition of Cold-War-era Thai dubbed film. A ladyboy prostitute-cum-spy is assigned a mission to disguise as a cis-masculine gay to spy on a student activist.
2020: Red Aninsri; Or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall (short)
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