Drama Category Archives

Don’t cry after my death, love me while I am alive!

It was our favorite part of the day, this in-between time, and it always seemed to last longer than it should–a magic and lavender space unpinned from the hours around it, between worlds Paula McLain oh! … brief Athena Chen, an aromatherapy teacher and owner of a scent shop, is mourning the loss of her boyfriend, Andrew. She is desperately depressed, longing for and missing …

It’s hard being left behind .. it’s hard being the one who stays!

I’ve learned that waiting is the most difficult bit, and I want to get used to the feeling, knowing that you’re with me, even when you’re not by my side Paulo Coelho, Eleven minutes oh! … background This short film was part of the Beautiful 2014 project showcased at the Hong Kong Film Festival in March 2014. Awaiting is one of four short films. The other short films were The …

When it’s gone, you’ll know what a gift love was!

Ever has it been that love knows not its own depth until the hour of separation Kahlil Gibran oh! … brief The film follows the life of journalist Chow Mo-wan in the aftermath of an unconsummated affair with a woman called Su Li-zhen in the early 1960’s in Hong Kong (In The Mood for Love) and is depicted through four story arcs. Three of the …

The cover up always causes trouble!

It isn’t the original scandal that gets people in the most trouble – it’s the attempted cover-up! Tom Petri oh! … brief Kang Sung-jin, husband to a deaf and mute Song Jeong-sook, father to a crippled son, long-time friend to a local journalist, and a police officer with an upstanding reputation, struggles to get by on his minuscule wage while meeting the demands of his …

Okja

Okja is a provocative rumination on the cruelty of American capitalism, on all the atrocity we’ll tolerate for the sake of a good burger or maybe a new iPhone Jon Ronson oh! … background An immediate warning to potential viewers, this film is not targeted towards a young audience, although its story is very important and one that should be shared with your children, but, perhaps …

The measure of life is not its duration, but its donation!

The value of life is not in its duration, but in its donation. You are not important because of how long you live, you are important because of how effective you live Myles Munroe oh! … brief Kengo Okada is a hardworking, honest young man who leads a fulfilled life, but he has secrets that he holds tightly to his chest, not wanting to bother …

The warrior’s intention should be simply to grasp his sword and to die!

Warriors should suffer their pain silently Erin Hunter, Into the Wild oh! … background Hua Mulan was a legendary woman warrior from the Southern and Northern Dynasties period (420–589) of Chinese history and was originally described in a ballad known as the Ballad of Mulan. In the ballad, Hua Mulan takes her aged father’s place in the army. She was a beautiful woman who was very strong and was known for practising martial arts such …