SSC 1: Ballad of Blood and Two White Buckets by Yosep Anggi Noen (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 1: The Sea Recalls by Aekaphong Saransate (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 1: Kingdom by Tan Wei Keong (Singapore)
       
     
SSC 1: Vinegar Baths by Amanda Nell Eu (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 2: Levitating Exhibition by Ukrit Sa-nguanhai (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 2: Pencil by Gina Tan (Singapore)
       
     
SSC 2: Cold Fish by Thanh Đoàn (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 2: New Land Broken Road by Kavich Neang (Cambodia)
       
     
SSC 3: Ethereal Creature by Tinnashine Mongkolmont (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 3: Please Stop Talking by Josef Gacutan (Philippines)
       
     
SSC 3: To Work by Jeremy Emang Jecky (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 3: Rest In Peace by M. Reza Fahriyansyah (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 4: Mother, Daughter, Dreams by Linh Duong (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 4: The Bird That's Not Allowed to Chirp by Andri Firmansyah (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 4: The Life We Live by Loh Din-Yung (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 4: The Imminent Immanent by Carlo Francisco Manatad (Philippines)
       
     
SSC 5: Blessed Land by Phạm Ngọc Lân (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 5: Qinglang de Tiankong by Thamsatid Charoenrittichai (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 5: Nasi Mah Bali K Rumah by Hasanul Isyraf Idris (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 5: A Million Years by Danech San (Cambodia)
       
     
SSC 1: Ballad of Blood and Two White Buckets by Yosep Anggi Noen (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 1: Ballad of Blood and Two White Buckets by Yosep Anggi Noen (Indonesia)

Synopsis: A couple selling congealed blood find their livelihood endangered by shifting religious beliefs.

Director Bio: Yosep Anggi Noen is a director and writer, known for Solo, Solitude (2016), The Science of Fictions (2019), and A Lady Caddy Who Never Saw a Hole in One (2013).

Country of Production: Indonesia

Language: Indonesia

Duration: 15min

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 1: The Sea Recalls by Aekaphong Saransate (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 1: The Sea Recalls by Aekaphong Saransate (Thailand)

Synopsis: The director returns to the site of his uncle’s murder to probe the man’s past and cope with his absence.

Director Bio: Aekaphong is a filmmaker based in Bangkok.

Country of Production: Thailand

Language: Thai

Duration: 27min 23 sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 1: Kingdom by Tan Wei Keong (Singapore)
       
     
SSC 1: Kingdom by Tan Wei Keong (Singapore)

Synopsis: The quiet, atmospheric terrain of a forest is intruded by a lost man.

Director Bio: Tan Wei Keong’s animations combine personal storytelling with fantasy worlds to explore identity and self.

Country of Production: Singapore

Language: No dialogue

Duration: 5min 15sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 1: Vinegar Baths by Amanda Nell Eu (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 1: Vinegar Baths by Amanda Nell Eu (Malaysia)

Synopsis: A tired and overworked nurse at the maternity ward finds joy when she is alone roaming the hospital corridors at night. It's the time when she can finally eat.

Director Bio: Amanda’s work explores the female body and identity within the context of Southeast Asia.

Country of Production: Malaysia

Language: English

Duration: 14min 1sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 2: Levitating Exhibition by Ukrit Sa-nguanhai (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 2: Levitating Exhibition by Ukrit Sa-nguanhai (Thailand)

Synopsis: Stories unfold as housekeepers of a fancy love motel go about their duties in maintaining the establishment’s timeless beauty.

Director Bio: Ukrit Sa-nguanhai (1990) is a Thai video artist and filmmaker.

Country of Production: Thailand

Language: Thai

Duration: 19min 58sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 2: Pencil by Gina Tan (Singapore)
       
     
SSC 2: Pencil by Gina Tan (Singapore)

Synopsis: Set against the backdrop of the 90s, two best friends find their bond tested.

Director Bio: Gina’s filmography include Gender X (2019), Pencil (2018), Transit (2011), and Filial Haven (2011).

Country of Production: Singapore

Language: Chinese

Duration: 15min 13sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 2: Cold Fish by Thanh Đoàn (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 2: Cold Fish by Thanh Đoàn (Vietnam)

Synopsis: A girl and two men harbour veiled obsessions that are only bared in their private spaces.

Director Bio: Thanh Đoàn is a filmmaker based in Saigon. Cold Fish is her debut short film upon winning the benex Award at FLY2016. Thanh's work revolves around stories of small but remarkable sadnesses.

Country of Production: Vietnam

Language: Vietnamese

Duration: 16min 39sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 2: New Land Broken Road by Kavich Neang (Cambodia)
       
     
SSC 2: New Land Broken Road by Kavich Neang (Cambodia)

Synopsis: Three young hip-hop dancers make a night pitstop on a deserted road in Phnom Penh.

Director Bio: Kavich Neang (b. 1987) has directed five shorts and one full-length documentary in a career dating back to 2011.

Country of Production: Cambodia

Language: Khmer

Duration: 15min 20sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 3: Ethereal Creature by Tinnashine Mongkolmont (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 3: Ethereal Creature by Tinnashine Mongkolmont (Thailand)

Synopsis: Two friends attempt to return a forbidden fruit that they stole from a mythical tree fairy.

Director Bio: Tinnashine has been making short films and moving images since 2012. Her work explores the relationship between people and society, especially with regards to gender, equality, and culture. The Bangkok native tends to weave storylines based on memories and dreams.

Country of Production: Thailand

Language: Thai

Duration: 18min 55sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 3: Please Stop Talking by Josef Gacutan (Philippines)
       
     
SSC 3: Please Stop Talking by Josef Gacutan (Philippines)

Synopsis: A man tries to repair his relationship with his son, but a mysterious black figure gets in the way.

Director Bio: Josef Gacutan is a filmmaker with a special focus on animation and documentaries.

Country of Production: Philippines

Language: Filipino

Duration: 13min 33sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 3: To Work by Jeremy Emang Jecky (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 3: To Work by Jeremy Emang Jecky (Malaysia)

Synopsis: Mr. Elisah dreams of a better life beyond his rural upbringing, but past troubles still haunt him.

Director Bio: Jeremy hopes to use his love for cinema to share the stories and folklore of Borneo to the world.

Country of Production: Malaysia

Language: Kayan

Duration: 11min 16sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 3: Rest In Peace by M. Reza Fahriyansyah (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 3: Rest In Peace by M. Reza Fahriyansyah (Indonesia)

Synopsis: A couple grieving over the sudden death of their son encounter difficulties in preparing for his funeral.

Director Bio: M. Reza Fahriyansyah is a director and writer whose works include LYN (2015), Sedeng Sang (2016), and Oleh-Oleh (2017).

Country of Production: Indonesia

Language: Javanese

Duration: 25min 52sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 4: Mother, Daughter, Dreams by Linh Duong (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 4: Mother, Daughter, Dreams by Linh Duong (Vietnam)

Synopsis: A search for a vanished man lands his daughter and wife in unfinished dreams.

Director Bio: Linh Duong is a Vietnamese filmmaker who is extremely fascinated with sad, angsty, and naggy middle-aged women.

Country of Production: Vietnam

Language: Vietnamese

Duration: 19min 14sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 4: The Bird That's Not Allowed to Chirp by Andri Firmansyah (Indonesia)
       
     
SSC 4: The Bird That's Not Allowed to Chirp by Andri Firmansyah (Indonesia)

Synopsis: A last remaining home slated for demolition evokes memories of a wife lost.

Director Bio: Andri is a student on scholarship at the film faculty of the Jakarta Institute of Arts.

Country of Production: Indonesia

Language: Indonesia

Duration: 7min 39sec

Year of Production: 2019

SSC 4: The Life We Live by Loh Din-Yung (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 4: The Life We Live by Loh Din-Yung (Malaysia)

Synopsis: A woman leads a simple existence in a sinking harbour city.

Director Bio: Loh Din-Yung is a fresh grauduate of the screenwriting programme at Beijing Film Academy.

Country of Production: Malaysia

Language: Mandarin

Duration: 19min 9sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 4: The Imminent Immanent by Carlo Francisco Manatad (Philippines)
       
     
SSC 4: The Imminent Immanent by Carlo Francisco Manatad (Philippines)

Synopsis: The inhabitants of a rural town go about their day, oblivious to the forces of nature to come.

Director Bio: Carlo Francisco Manatad is a filmmaker from Tacloban City, Philippines.

Country of Production: Philippines

Language: Waray

Duration: 15min

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 5: Blessed Land by Phạm Ngọc Lân (Vietnam)
       
     
SSC 5: Blessed Land by Phạm Ngọc Lân (Vietnam)

Synopsis: Past and present converge in the search for a grave.

Director Bio: Phạm Ngọc Lân is a Vietnamese film director with a background in urban planning and architecture.

Country of Production: Vietnam

Language: Vietnamese

Duration: 18min 32 sec

Year of Production: 2019

SSC 5: Qinglang de Tiankong by Thamsatid Charoenrittichai (Thailand)
       
     
SSC 5: Qinglang de Tiankong by Thamsatid Charoenrittichai (Thailand)

Synopsis: A young woman is pulled in two directions by her mother and the reappearance of an absentee father.

Director Bio: Thamsatid Charoenrittichai is a Bangkok-born filmmaker of Chinese parentage.

Country of Production: Thailand

Language: Thai and Chinese

Duration: 20min

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 5: Nasi Mah Bali K Rumah by Hasanul Isyraf Idris (Malaysia)
       
     
SSC 5: Nasi Mah Bali K Rumah by Hasanul Isyraf Idris (Malaysia)

Synopsis: The director’s hyperpersonal experiences come alive in visual detail.

Director Bio: Born and raised in Perak, Hasanul graduated with a Bachelor in Fine Art in 2000. Now residing in Penang, the multidisciplinary artist works with various media, including painting, drawing, sculpture, installation, and video.

Country of Production: Malaysia

Language: English

Duration: 5min 38sec

Year of Production: 2018

SSC 5: A Million Years by Danech San (Cambodia)
       
     
SSC 5: A Million Years by Danech San (Cambodia)

Synopsis: Relaxing at a waterfront restaurant, two people share a seemingly ordinary conversation that takes a turn to furtive experiences.

Director Bio: Danech San has been behind the production of various television programmes and films.

Country of Production: Cambodia

Language: Khmer

Duration: 20min 46sec

Year of Production: 2018