A middle-aged, Korean drama-obsessed widow from Singapore trying to find new purpose in life travels out of the country for the first time to Seoul, and promptly gets lost.
Director & Screenwriter: He Shuming
Producers: Tan Si En, Anthony Chen
Country of Production: Singapore/Korea
Total Budget: 950,000 USD
Production Company: Giraffe Pictures
Link of Cine-Asia 2018
TAN Si En
Tan Si En received her Bachelor in Philosophy at the National University of Singapore. She produced her thesis short film BIRD, which received 7 nominations at the Singapore Short Film Festival 2014. Most recently, she was assistant producer of Sundance and Rotterdam winner POP AYE by Kirsten Tan.
Anthony Chen’s short AH MA won Special Mention at Cannes Film Festival in 2007. His debut feature ILO ILO (2013) premiered at Cannes Film Festival and received the Camera d’Or, followed by four Golden Horse Awards including for Best Film. Since then, he co-founded Giraffe Pictures and executive produced the omnibus DISTANCE (2016) and the award-winning POP AYE (2017).