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WAITING (2002)

Short Film, 16mm, 25 minutes




Koon Suwanna

Chaleaw Singhapan             




Director: Aditya Assarat

Script: Aditya Assarat

Producer: Mingmongkol Sonakul   

Production Manager: Nusrin Somchat

Assistant Director: Jetnipith Teerakulchanyuth     

Production Assistant: Yuan Ningduk

Director of Photography: Tham Rinwilairak

Editor: Aditya Assarat

Soundman: Teekadech Vucharadhanin

Sound Designer: Teekadech Vucharadhanin, Sirote Toolsuk

Music: Modern Dog




Grandfather Koon takes a cross-country bus trip.  He goes in search of a woman he remembers from his childhood. On his journey, he meets other people who are also waiting, perhaps for the same thing, perhaps for different things.  Everybody waits.



Festivals and Awards:

2002 Singapore Shorts Festival

2003 Torino Film Festival (Cinemavenire Grand Prize)

2003 Siena International Short Film Festival

2003 Uppsala International Short Film Festival

2003 Drama International Short Film Festival

2003 Shortcuts Cologne Film Festival

2003 Montreal Festival of Cinema and New Media

2003 Sao Paulo International Short Film Festival

2003 Barcelona Asian Pacific Short Film Festival (Grand Prize)

2003 Vila do Conde International Short Film Festival

2003 Pusan Asian Short Film Festival

2003 Singapore International Film Festival

2003 Aspen Shortsfest

2003 Thai Film Foundation Short Film Festival (Special Mention)

2003 Thai Takes NYC

2003 Hong Kong IFVA Awards

2003 Bangkok International Film Festival

2004 San Francisco Asian American Film Festival


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