Category: Documentaries

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

News | Short film | The Apprentice (2011) on Indieflix

Our little short documentary film that could is now exclusively available via streaming online at Indieflix, or via Roku or Xbox.  You will require a subscription to watch it.  You will require a subscription to watch it. You can click on the above picture to go straight to the listing page. Language Cantonese with English subtitles.…
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Documentary | BTS | Ikal Mayang (2013)

These pictures were taken during the shooting of the behind-the-scenes documentary featurette for the Ikal Mayang series of short films, produced in conjunction with International Women’s Day 2013 (8th March 2013).  Each short film are directed by well-known female actors, personalities and celebrities in Malaysia and speak about women’s issues.

News | Official selection | Seattle Asian American Film Festival 2013 | Seattle WA, USA | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has officially been selected by the Seattle Asian American Film Festival 2013, Seattle WA, USA.  Seattle holds a very special place in my heart as I had spent a chunk of my childhood there.  So many great experiences with the family and…
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News | Official selection | In competition | 28th Interfilm International Short Film Festival 2012 | Berlin, Germany | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has officially been selected by the 28th Interfilm International Short Film Festival 2012 in Berlin, Germany and will be competing in the Dream Jobs Documentary category.  You can click on the picture below to view the listing on their official website.

Feature documentary | BTS | Ubusuna (2013)

Sometime last year I was contacted over the Internet by a Japanese filmmaker named Mile Nagaoka. He asked me whether or not I would be interested in participating in a two-week-long forest caravan that travelled in and around a part of rural Japan, with the objective of documenting daily life of people living in close…
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News | The Apprentice (2011) in Mexico for GIFF15 featured on Cinema Online

The Apprentice (2011) and my latest escapade to the 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival 2012 in Guanajuato, Mexico were featured on Cinema Online.  You can click on the picture below to read the report in its entirety on the Cinema Online website.

News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival | Guanajuato, Mexico | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has been invited and officially selected by the Academy-qualifying 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival in Guanajuato, Mexico and will be competing in the Documental Cortometraje  (Short Documentary) category.  You can click on the picture below to view the listing on their official…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | 14th Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia 2012 | Tokyo, Japan | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has officially been selected by the Academy-qualifying 14th Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia 2012 in Tokyo, Japan and will be competing in the Asia International category. You can click on the picture below to view the listing on their official website.