A Land Imagined
Director: Yeo Siew Hua
Section: World Cinema
Country: France, Netherland, Singapore | Year: 2018
Language(s): Mandarin, English, Bengali | Time: 95 mins
After forming a virtual friendship with a mysterious gamer, Wang, a lonely construction worker from China, goes missing at a Singapore land reclamation site. Lok, a police investigator, has to uncover the truth in order to find him.
Yeo Siew Hua, a member of the 13 Little Pictures film collective, is a Singaporean filmmaker. He wrote and directed the experimental film In the House of Straw (2009). He participated in the 2015 edition of Talents Tokyo and pitched at Autumn Meeting 2016, where he won the Grand Prix for his second fictional feature, A Land Imagined (2018).