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

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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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.

News | Press | Interview with Clive Magazine

Following from our successful festival run with The Apprentice, Mahen and I are interviewed for Clive Magazine’s October 2012 issue. You can click on the picture below to read the complete article by writer Joshua Jason Fernandez on the Clive website.

Short film | BTS | Outpost

Outpost, though only a short film, was by far the most challenging project I have ever worked on.  It tested the limits of my ability to craft a working product in a short given time and elevate it creatively in post production, it also added a lot of pressure on my collaborative partnership with Mahen.…
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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.