DAHDI

Film

Short Film
Country: Singapore
Prod Company: E&W Films; A Girl And A Gun
Writer & Director: Kirsten Tan
Year: 2015



SYNOPSIS

A tale of moral versus legal responsibility, an elderly granny finds an unexpected visitor, a young asylum-seeking girl, in her home during dinner. Inspired by a 2012 incident, where 40 Rohingya refugees arrived by boat into the port of Singapore. 



SELECTED SCREENINGS & AWARDS

Singapore International Film Festival - Best Southeast Asian Film Award
National Board of Review Awards - Student Film Winner
First Run Film Festival - Screenwriting Award; Carl Lerner Award for social significance 
Tampere Film Festival - In competition  



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