Digital Sam in Sam Saek 2006 Talk to Her (2006)
Directed by: Eric Khoo, Darezhan Omirbayev
Stars: Ananda Everingham, Erich Fleshman
Language: Indonesian/Kazakh/Thai/Cantonese/English | Subtitles: English, Korean (embed)
Country: South Korea | Ar: 16:9 | Dvdrip
Also known as: About Love
Description: features three digital short films by Asian filmmakers. Singapore veteran filmmaker Eric Khoo’s NO DAY OFF (39 min) records the life of a maid who leaves her husband and baby for Singapore. Darezhan Omirbayev’s ABOUT LOVE (38 min) is a bitter love story based on Anton Chekhov’s novel, in which a lonely math teacher falls in love with her married university classmate. Pen-ek Ratanaruang’s TWELVE TWENTY (30 min) depicts the encounters of a man and a woman on a long haul flight, where they spend the next twelve hours and twenty minutes reading, drinking, eating and watching movies and sleeping by each other’s side, as if they are a married couple.