These are a few of the many submissions that we were unfortunately unable to include in our programme this year. Nonetheless, we still want to recognise these filmmakers for their achievements.
*We are only permitted to post films with the filmmakers' consent
Last man standing
Made by: Crispin Tan
Director, Writer & Editor: Muhammed Rashid
Living in solitude, a lonely old man struggles with how to live out the rest of his days.
Broken hearts wander more than spirits. A meditation on coping with the absence of a loved one.
Directors: Auyok Sean, Carina Lim
Producer: Anu Kriti Wadhwa
Editors: Anu Kriti Wadhwa, Pratyay Jaidev
Sound: Pratyay Jaidev
Taxi rides often provide only a fleeting human connection. In this film, an Uber driver looks in his rear mirror to find a once familiar passenger. Together, they relive their memories of a once intimate connection.
Director & Writer: Cristian Lim
Cinematographer: Edward Toh
The knowledge of one’s death takes away the control that life has over us; it takes away the fear of consequences. He is a dying man, and this is his last run.