Another City – 2015

First collaboration with the young vietnamese director Pham Ngoc Lan. splendid gathering and first short fiction movie for Lan. Pham Ngoc Lan a serious name to watch.

For Another City i was in charge the sound design, the sound editing and sound mixing. Lan is an exceptional talent, released of ordinary storytelling. These horizans are open for sound’s works

Another City is selected at the Berlin Internationale Film Festival 2016.

 

Synopsis

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A drenched, middle-aged woman sits down on a blue plastic chair in a room undergoing renovation. Placing a bag of fresh vegetables beside her, she starts to blow-dry her hair. Then she takes the wig off. A young man sings karaoke. Tears stream down his cheeks. The tropical waterfall is a wallpaper mural. And the dance begins. The protagonists in Another City search for opposition and togetherness. A well known Asian pop song unites the protagonists across time and space. In order to really meet, the city is the place that must be urgently abandoned.

 

Technical specs

Vietnam 2016
25 min.· DCP Color
Director, Scriptwriter : Pham Ngoc Lan
DOP : Le Kim Hung
Editor : Pham Thi Hao
Sound design / Sound editor / Mixing : Arnaud Soulier
Music : Khac Hung
Producer : Ngo Dai Trang

Casting
Minh Chau
Vu Do Quang Minh
Dang Tuan Anh
Khong Viet Bach
Thuy Anh

Festivals

Berlin International Film Festival 2016

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