THIRD FLOOR PRODUCTION

Fruit Gathering

Writer/Director

Aung Phyoe

Producer

Thu Thu Shein & Thaiddhi (Myanmar)

Co-producers

Claire Marquet, Art-Production (France)

Vít Janeček, D1 Film (Czech Republic)

UPDATE NEWS

  • FRUIT GATHERING PROJECT WON CNC DEVELOPMENT GRANT, LOCARNO OPEN DOORS HUB 2020.

  • FRUIT GATHERING PROJECT SELECTED IN SEAPITCH 2020, BANGKOK ASEAN FILM FESTIVAL.

Pyar Pyar Nyo Yaung Maing Ta-lei-lei

(Cobalt Blue)

Short Film | 27mins | Myanmar | 2019

Directed by Aung Phyoe

Cast & Crew

Producer: Thu Thu Shein & Thaiddhi

Cast: May Paing Soe, Arr Koe Yar, Win Htet, Aung Khine Myo

Cinematography: Thaiddhi, Sound: Eaiddhi

Edit: Myo Min Khin, Art Direction: Moore Phyu

Synopsis

Yangon, 1998. The film takes place on one evening at the government housing apartment by the railroad where a boy and his mother waiting for the return of the father, a civil servant, to move out another town at Upper Burma. The boy realises the unusual bond between him and his mother regards the young helpful man-next-door.

Festival

  • 2019 Locarno Film Festival for International Competition in Pardi di domani (Leopard of Tomorrow) section.

  • 2019 Minikino Film Week, Bali, Indonesia.

  • 2019 Singapore International Film Festival, Southeast Asia Short Film Competition.

  • 2020 ASEAN Short Film competition, Bangkok Asean Film Festival, Thailand.