Festival Highlights 15 & 16
Opening night Black Box Theatre HKU with Samon's Daughter's director Akiko Nakamura
Screening Sense 99 Lost Flower ( 180 min , South Korea )
A pregnant couple travels for the weekend to check on the house they rented on a whim for the remainder of the pregnancy. The unsuspecting couple find themselves at the mercy of a deranged, damaged and desperate woman with a sinister past and a deadly obsession.
A young employee of a Japanese automobile company goes to Busan on business. His company has announced a joint project with the largest Korean automaker and a new-model car will be released in two days. His job is to attend the release ceremony in Busan, but a mysterious old man steals the new-model car in front of his eyes, so he races around Busan searching for the stolen car.
Lt. Sudhir, a junior officer of the Indian Army is wounded and forced to retreat with nothing but a Wireless Radio set, after his Platoon is heavily defeated is a skirmish with the Chinese Army during the 1962 Indo-China War. Unable to proceed further and stuck behind enemy lines, he tries to operate the radio, only to end up conversing with a Chinese girl, who is a radio operator for the P.L.A. Relief Force.
Mr. Lieutenant Radio
Turkey / 2015 / 81min / Turkish
Genre: Horror, Drama, Mystery
Written and Directed by: Lutfu Emre Cicek
Japan, South Korea / 2015 / 50min / Korean, Japanese
Written and Directed by: Paul Young
India / 2015 / 52min / Hindi, Mandarin, English
Genre: Drama, War
Written and Directed by: Akash Chopra