Liew Seng Tat at IFFR
LIEW Seng Tat (1979, Malaysia) majored in 3D animation at the Multimedia University in Cyberjaya, the Silicon Valley of Malaysia. After directing a few short animations, he started focusing on live action and made a series of short films which stand out through their combination of absurdist humor and tenderness. Liew also works as a producer and is one of the founders of Da Huang Pictures. His feature debut Flower in the Pocket won a Tiger Award in 2008.
(selection) Bread Skin with Strawberry Jam (2003, short), Not Cool (2004, short), Flower (2005, short), Matahari (2006, short doc), Man in Love (2006, short), Daughters (2006, short), Flower in the Pocket (2007), Chasing Cats and Cars (2009, short), 15Malaysia (2009, omnibus film), HALAL (2010, short), Survival Guide untuk Kampong Radioaktif/Survival Guide for Radioactive Village (2011, short, co-dir), Lelaki harapan dunia/Men Who Save the World (2014)