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Pop Aye

Pop Aye

Kirsten Tan

Singapore, Thailand | 2017 | Genre: Drama | first feature film | running time: 100’

"An offbeat road movie across Thailand with a touch of the surreal, featuring a bromance between an over-the-hill architect and his long-lost elephant."
Maggie Lee - Variety

festivals & awards

World Dramatic Competition, Sundance Film Festival 2017 / Special Jury Award for Screenwriting
Voices, International Film Festival Rotterdam 2017 / VPRO Big Screen Award

synopsis

On a chance encounter, a disenchanted architect bumps into his long-lost elephant on the streets of Bangkok. Excited, he takes his elephant on a journey across Thailand, in search of the farm where they grew up together.

info

Popeye
original title

Pop Aye

genre

Drama

country

Singapore, Thailand

running time

100’

produced by

Nice Pictures - China
Giraffe Pictures - Singapore
E&W Films - Singapore

in co-production with

A Girl & A Gun - Singapore
185 Films - Thailand

directed by

Kirsten Tan

sales

Cercamon

On a chance encounter, a disenchanted architect bumps into his long-lost elephant on the streets of Bangkok...
TFL Programmes

FrameWork 2014

TFL Awards

Production Award
€ 60.000

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Kirsten Tan

Scriptwriter, Film Director

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Weijie Lai

Production

weijie@ewfilms.com.sg