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Edmund Yeo
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Malaysian filmmaker based in Tokyo
Malaysian filmmaker based in Tokyo

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Compiling my own memories from Jan to April 2018
Haven't updated in 4 months since 2018 started? Insane. So many things have happened! A brief trip in Tokyo during the first week of 2008. (brief appearance on NHK too) A trip to Europe in February for the Swiss premiere of AQERAT (it was my first time in S...
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Notes from the 22nd International Film Festival of Kerala
The year is about to end, before it does I want to write about the International Film Festival of Kerala, which happened from Dec 8 to Dec 15, 2017 (I was there from Dec 7 to Dec 16, stayed throughout the duration of the festival). AQÉRAT was having its Ind...
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Video recap of AQERAT at Tokyo International Film Festival
I am now waiting to fly off to India for the Kerala International Film Festival. I haven't been to India for 10 years, so I'm quite excited. I have to say that my previous trip was a memorable one. It was a month, I went to cities like Bangalore, New Delhi,...
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Memorable November
This journal has existed since 2004, witnessing my days as a university student in Perth with dreams of filmmaking to the actual embarkation of my filmmaking journey. And thus it has witnessed many of my adventures and greatest triumphs, from my student sho...
Memorable November
Memorable November
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Photos from Kampung Bagan Sungai Lima
When it comes to filmmaking, I always have this yearning to shoot it at places I've never been to before. Every new project, we'll have to go somewhere we've never been to before, I think it coincides with my love for traveling. The past few weeks I've been...
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Edward Yang. 10 Years later + Brighter Summer Day cast reunion
The great filmmaker Edward Yang passed away exactly 10 years ago. That was 2007. I remember it most for being the year I got into the film industry. It was that one year between my return from Perth (late 2006) and my subsequent relocation to Tokyo (April F...
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Remembering Auntie Tan
Exactly a week ago, I was taking a plane to Langkawi for a wedding. A few hours before I flew off, I paid my respects to Auntie Tan, a dear family friend who passed away the night before. While I was flying I wrote a post to remember her. I am writing this ...
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The Starbucks Old Man
I'm now hanging out at Starbucks, supposedly trying to write. What I'm supposed to write: New script. A tale of two sisters told through multiple timelines, a merging of past and present, dream and reality. It is supposed to happen in Japan and Malaysia. Wh...
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Jenny
Whenever I'm in the midst of writing a new script, I often try to dig into my own memories. Either they are events from my past, or people I've met, or something I've read. It becomes some heightened state of awareness, where I begin remembering things I th...
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Jenny
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To the writer of the "Edmund Yeo and Malaysian films " article
It is 3:30 am in the morning. I was trying to write on this journal an entry about a new project of mine called YASMIN-SAN, which so far has been defined as a documentary or a film essay. I thought I had to write about it because I was about to start record...
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