About

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

Film - Harbour

Description

Synopsis:

Harbour tells of the story of Grace, a lonely middle-aged lady who discovers and steals a male sex doll from the shipping port she works at. After taking it home, she begins to warm up to it, seeking and finding solace in its presence. As their relationship grows, Grace becomes increasingly aware of her co-workers’ suspicions. The paranoia soon gets to her, severely testing the limits of the bond between herself and the doll.

Running Time:
17 Mins

Graduand listing

Graduand: Chai Hong Cheng
Graduand: Radhika Mathur
Graduand: How Chuen
Graduand: Xiaochen Lexi Li
Graduand: Navil Aman
Graduand: Randi Tan

 

Harbour

Comments