"Dis-"

The desynchronisation of Hong Kong, in three chapters.

  • Dewei Kung
    Director
  • Dewei Kung
    Writer
  • Dewei Kung
    Producer
  • Jan Cheng
    Key Cast
    "Art Student"
  • Mira Leung
    Key Cast
    "Girlfriend"
  • Long Mok
    Key Cast
    "Boyfriend"
  • Owan Tam
    Key Cast
    "Ancestor/Descendant"
  • Ivy Tsang
    Key Cast
    "Mother"
  • Kive Li
    Key Cast
    "Art Teacher"
  • Project Title (Original Language):
    《甩》
  • Project Type:
    Short, Student
  • Runtime:
    13 minutes 54 seconds
  • Completion Date:
    August 31, 2023
  • Production Budget:
    1,500 GBP
  • Country of Origin:
    Hong Kong
  • Country of Filming:
    China, Hong Kong
  • Language:
    Yue Chinese (Cantonese)
  • Shooting Format:
    iPhone
  • Film Color:
    Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker:
    Yes
  • Student Project:
    Yes - Cambridge University
Director Biography - Dewei Kung

An English Lit finalist at the University of Cambridge, Dewei Kung is the producer, director, screenwriter and editor for her debut short "Dis-", a Cantonese film that explores the desynchronisation of her home city.

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Director Statement

I want to write and direct films that, like "Dis-", aim to speak to their audiences in areas where words are lacking.