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Worlds Apart Collection

$16.50

A compilation of three short films about the collision and melding of different cultures

  • Keluar Baris by Boo Junfeng
  • Wind by Aaron Wilson
  • Wedding Day by David Schmoeller.

More about the films below.

Product Description

1. Keluar Baris

DIRECTOR Boo Junfeng
COUNTRY Singapore
YEAR 2007
GENRE Drama
DURATION 16 mins
LANGUAGE English, Mandarin and Malay with English subtitles
FORMAT PAL DVD, Region 3
SYPNOSIS A boy returns home from his studies in Europe, two days before he is enlisted into the army. A sensitive depiction of an 18-year-old’s struggle between national duties and personal liberty.
AWARDS & FESTIVALS
Best Film, Best Director, Best Cinematography – Singapore International Film Festival
Louis Vuitton Hawaii International Film Festival
Q! Film Festival
InDPanda International Short Film Festival
Sarajevo Film Festival
Jogja NETPAC Asian Film Festival

 

2. Wind

DIRECTOR Aaron Wilson
COUNTRY Singapore / Australia
YEAR 2007
GENRE Drama
DURATION 8 mins
LANGUAGE No Dialogue
FORMAT PAL DVD, Region 3
SYPNOSIS Two individuals with seemingly separate lives in different countries are bonded by a common past. This poetic piece spans the landscape of Australia and Singapore, exploring the current lives of two people who shared an experience of living during World War II.
AWARDS & FESTIVALS
Best Short Film – Kuala Lumpur International Film Festival
Official Selection – Chuncheon International College Peace Film Festival
Official Selection – ASEAN Short Film Competition, Cinemanila
Sapporo International Short Film Festival
St Kilda Short Film Festival
Macau International Film & Video Festival
Adelaide Short Film Festival
Milwaukee Short Film Festival
Rome International Film Festival

 

3. Wedding Day

DIRECTOR David Schmoeller
COUNTRY USA / Singapore
YEAR 2008
GENRE Drama
DURATION 25 mins
LANGUAGE English, French and Mandarin with English subtitles
FORMAT PAL DVD, Region 3
SYPNOSIS Wedding Day tells the story of three brides in three cities: Las Vegas, Paris and Singapore. Each bride is in her wedding dress and something unexpected has happened. The stories are intercut – advancing to the surprise ending of each segment.
AWARDS & FESTIVALS
Reno Film Festival
Cinevegas Film Festival
The Dam Short Film Festival
Syracuse Film Festival