Author: We Jun

JOHN CHO // Writer-Director, Production Designer // Malaysia

News | Press | New Straits Times reports that Best Short Film at FFM27 awarded to Salvaj by We Jun

Salvaj (2014) by We Jun is awarded “Filem Pendek Terbaik” (Best Short Film) at the prestigious Festival Filem Malaysia Ke-27 (FFM27) during its Opening Ceremony, during which awards were presented to winners of various other technical categories ranging from Art Direction to Sound Design. You can click on the picture below to read the article…
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News | Competition | Sundance Channel Shorts | Runner-up | Salvaj

I am excited to announce that our short film, Salvaj (2014), was awarded the Runner-Up Prize at the inaugural Sundance Channel Shorts co-organised by Astro and AMC Networks. I would like to take this opportunity to express my sincere thanks to the jury and congratulations to my committed cast and crew who collaborated on the…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | 26th Girona Film Festival | Girona, Spain | Fix

We are excited to announce that our short film crime noir thriller, Fix (2014), is selected for its third international film festival following our snub from Tropfest SEA 2014 due to censorship issues. This was quite a surprise as we had only learnt about the film’s selection when the said festival requested for an additional digital screening copy…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | KALIBER35 Munich International Short Film Festival | Munich, Germany | Fix

We are excited to announce that our short film crime noir thriller, Fix (2014), will be making its European Premiere at the KALIBER35 Munich International Short Film Festival in Munich, Germany, which will showcase only 35 short films from all over the world, presented in five categories — SWEET, SOUR, BITTER, SALTY and UMAMI — and compete for prizes.  This…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | Salón Internacional de la Luz | Bogota, Colombia | Fix

We are excited to announce that our short film crime noir thriller, Fix (2014), will be making its International Premiere at the Salón Internacional de la Luz in Bogota, Colombia, a film festival dedicated to the art of cinematography in film.

Short film | Fix

Due to work commitments on other projects, I thought I would not be throwing my hat into the ring for the then-upcoming inaugural Tropfest SEA short film competition.  It was tempting, obviously, amidst much social media fanfare and the promise of big prizes.  However, I didn’t want to leap in without having a proper premise…
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News | Press | Azmyl Yunor’s Charity Lane music video mentioned by The Malay Mail

Azmyl Yunor is interviewed by reporter Lydia Koh of the Malay Mail, for an article in its Crave section pullout, in which we get a great mention for the Charity Lane music video.  You can click on the picture below to read the article in its entirety at the Malay Mail Online.

News | Press | Azmyl Yunor’s Charity Lane music video featured by MSN Juice

Following from the official release of the Charity Lane music video I directed for Azmyl Yunor, it is given a great highlight by the kind people at MSN Juice on their webpage. You can click on the picture below to read what contributor Omar Mahfix has to say about it on the MSN Juice website.

News | Music video | Azmyl Yunor’s Charity Lane (2013) | BTS

So finally here it is. In anticipation of the theatre performance tomorrow presented by Five Arts Centre and directed by Mark Teh, “Something I Wrote” is touted as a compelling documentary-musical about musician Azmyl Yunor’s views on Malaysian life; seven actors play the renowned local singer-songwriter in the play. In conjunction with this, Azmyl is…
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