THIS YEAR'S FESTIVAL
2-7 December 2016

featured titles

  • The Look of Silence - Indonesia

    The Look of Silence

    (Indonesia)

    Through Oppenheimer’s footage of perpetrators of the 1965 Indonesian genocide, a family of survivors discovers how their son was murdered...

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  • Chiang Khan Love Story - Thailand

    Chiang Khan Story

    (Thailand)

    When Tookkae grows up, he makes his long-time dream come true by being a part of film production.

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  • The Second Life of Thieves - Malaysia

    The Second Life of Thieves

    (Malaysia)

    Mr. Tan discovers that his wife has disappeared with his friend Mr. Lim, with whom he has had a secret relationship for decades.

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  • The Monk - Myanmar

    The Monk

    (Myanmar)

    A young boy, Zawana, enters a small village monastery led by U Dahma. Zawana has doubts if a monk’s lifestyle is right for him, but he grows to like the old abbot.

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  • The Search for Weng Weng - Philippines

    The Search for Weng Weng

    (Philippines)

    The bizarre history of Filipino B-films, as told through filmmaker Andrew Leavold's personal quest to find the truth behind the midget James Bond superstar Weng Weng.

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  • Slam! - Singapore

    Slam!

    (Singapore)

    Raised in a strict household, Yasmin finds the missing passion in her life when she begins to secretly take professional wrestling lessons.

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  • Somboon - Thailand

    Somboon

    (Thailand)

    This film tells a heartfelt love story of a suburban Grandpa Somboon towards Grandma Miad in their last period of married life.

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  • Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere - Vietnam

    Flapping in the Middle of Nowhere

    (Vietnam)

    When a teenage girl gets pregnant, and the young father of the baby proves useless, she has to work as a prostitute...

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