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Some things are only possible in a fairytale!

She dreams of the ocean late at night and longs for the wild salt air Unknown oh! … brief Lu Xiao, a Governor of a local Trading Shipyard and Sea Port in Chang Le, a small seaside town, is plotting a sickening revenge against the merpeople who for years have resided in harmony with their human counterparts. Two decades ago, Lu Xiao and his younger …

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 …

Men trust God by risking rejection, women trust God by waiting!

There could have been no two hearts so open, no tastes so similar, no feelings so in unison Jane Austen, Persuasion oh! … brief A former boxer, Cheol Min (Marcelino), is barely scraping by with a few part-time jobs so he starts a new one as a parking attendant. One day he meets Jeong Hwa, a young woman when she unexpectedly sits herself down next …

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 …

To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves….

Unrequited love does not die; it’s only beaten down to a secret place where it hides, curled and wounded Elle Newmark, The Book of Unholy Mischief oh! … brief It’s Hong Kong in 1962 and a journalist, Chow Mo-wan rents an apartment in a crowded building on the same day as a secretary for a shipping company, Su Li-Zhen. Each has a spouse but live …

The love of a half dead heart will keep you half alive!

Don’t cry after my death, I won’t know it. Love me when I am alive Luffina Lourduraj oh! … brief Takumi and his six-year-old son, Yuji are struggling with life following the death of Mio Aio, wife and mother to the two. Yuji suffers from an illness and anxiety which causes fainting spells and leaves him unable to organize himself and the structures around him. …