Cheng Chai Hong is a directing major, with his minor in screenwriting. He has worked as a Line Producer on the fashion film Mirage (2013) by Boo Junfeng, and served in several roles, from Production Assistant to Assistant Director, on projects by Wee Li Lin and Charles Lim. He also directed and edited the Behind-the-Scenes featurette for Wee Li Lin's telemovie Hong Baos and Kisses (2014). He is the current President of The Puttnam School of Film’s editorial committee, and is a recipient of the prestigious LASALLE Scholarship. As a director and writer, Chai Hong's short films such as 6:30PM and It’s Okay have been selected and screened at the 11th Singapore Short Cuts and the 44th SPORE Art Salon respectively.

Chai Hong believes in films that merge the art house and the mainstream - films that not only have a message to say, but also the means to attract an audience to tell it to. With his films, he aspires to tell stories about people’s hopes and dreams, especially of those who differ from conventional society.


Film - Car Wash


A man struggles to deal with the cycle of life and loss as he finds himself stuck within the recesses of his mind; fragments of his memories are gradually pieced together through the confines of his car at a carwash.

Running Time:
14 Mins

Graduand listing

Graduand: Aaron James Caeiro
Graduand: Chai Hong Cheng
Graduand: Lucas Chia
Graduand: Cristy Amanda Rodrigues
Graduand: Faqrullah Arman
Graduand: Radhika Mathur
Graduand: Motiejus (Matthew) Barauskas
Graduand: Alvin Soh
Graduand: Geraldine Chiang


Car Wash