Women in Film 2016 | Short Film Programme

1. I Don't Want to Sleep with You I Just Want to Make You Hard by Momoko Seto / France / 29 min / 2016 / PG13
Kyabakura is a type of hostess club in Japan, inspired by the French cabaret. There exists an ambiguous relationship between the clients, the men, and the hostesses, that should never materialise into a sexual relationship. There are strict rules, which of course, are designed to be broken.

2. Omokagetayuta by Hitomi Ohtakara / Japan / 10 min / 2016 / PG
Omokagetayuta presents a voyage that traces the vague images of memories.

3. Graduation Speech by Pom Bunsermvicha & Lanna Leite / USA / 6 min / 2016 / PG
High school graduation is on the horizon. A class salutatorian prepares her celebratory speech. Despite a budding career in public speaking, she is burdened by secrets and insecurity.

4. Pineapple Town by Tan Pin Pin / Singapore / 15 min / 2015 / PG
An adoptive mother makes a road trip to a small Malaysian town to meet her daughter's birth mother. The film details how she and her family cope with the unexpected outcome of the visit. Pineapple Town is part of the 7 Letters film omnibus featuring seven short films from seven Singapore filmmakers each to celebrate the 50th year of Singapore's independence.

5. Fata Morgana by Amelie Wen / US/China / 20 min / 2016 / PG
Inspired by true events, Fata Morgana follows a Chinese couple who must examine their relationship after they arrive in the United States to organise the funeral rites for their only child.

About Women in Film

Women in Film features the voices and verve of women in an arena that has been traditionally dominated by men. In celebrating the achievements of women working in the film industry, this edition of the programme highlights the career of acclaimed film editor Mary Stephen alongside short and feature-length documentaries by women filmmakers.

Visit our website for information about the programme: objectifs.com.sg/womeninfilm2016
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