A Land Imagined


Set in industrial Singapore, police investigator Lok must find missing migrant worker Wang. Wang suffers a worksite accident and is anxious about repatriation. Unable to sleep, Wang starts frequenting a dreamy cybercafé in the dead of the night. Hoping to look for some form of human connection in this foreign land he feels alienated from, Wang forms a virtual friendship with a mysterious gamer that takes a sinister turn. When Wang suddenly disappears, Lok digs deep into the trail leading to a land-reclamation site, in order to uncover the truth beneath all that sand.

Winner of the prestigious Golden Leopard at the 71ˢᵗ Locarno Film Festival 2018 and Best Asian Feature at the 29ᵗʰ Singapore International Film Festival 2018, A Land Imagined by Yeo Siew Hua won Best Original Screenplay and Best Original Film Score at Taipei’s 56ᵗʰ Golden Horse Awards 2019. The film is Singapore’s entry to the 2020 Academy Awards’ (Oscars) Best International Feature Film category. This limited-edition boxset DVD contains a specially designed booklet with never-before-seen images of the film and an exclusive director’s interview, plus a free bonus download code to A Land Imagined‘s award-winning soundtrack.

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COUNTRY Singapore, France, Netherlands
YEAR 2018
DURATION 95 mins
LANGUAGE Mandarin, English, Bengali with English, and Mandarin (Simplified) subtitles
  1. Specially designed accordion-style booklet, based on the film’s colour palette, featuring exclusive director’s interview and never-before-seen film images
  2. Free bonus download code to A Land Imagined’s award-winning soundtrack
  3. Teaser videos

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