Stay Awake Be Ready

Hãy tỉnh thức và sẵn sàng

Vietnam, South Korea, USA | 2019 | DCP | Color | 14 min | Pham Thien An

SATURDAY 3 | FILMIN LATINO | 24 HRS. | 14 MIN

TUESDAY 6 | CINEMEX INSURGENTES SALA 5 | 20:00 HRS. | 103 MIN

Director: Pham Thien An

Screenplay: Pham Thien An

Producer: Pham Thien An, Tran Van Thi
Cinematography: Dinh Duy Hung
Editing: Pham Thien An
Sound: Do Vu, Tamas Steger
Cast: Le Quoc Bao Vi, Vu Trong Tuyen, Trung Dong Cao, Be Hieu, Huynh Ngoc Hanh

 

Synopsis:

A motorbike crash happening before the street stalls on a street corner was embedded in the mysterious story of three young men.

 

Biography:

Pham Thien An is a film director, producer and screenwriter, born in Nov 1989 (Lam Dong Province, Vietnam). After four years of undergraduate studies in Information Technology at Lotus University, Ho Chi Minh City, he realized his interest in cinematography and filmmaking. In recent years, he has won several film awards in Vietnam. In 2015, he moved to Houston, Texas (USA) and continued working as a freelance filmmaker. His short film The Mute (2018) has travelled across several film festivals (Winterthur, Palms Spring, Uppsala, Encounters…). And also, this year he shot Stay Awake, Be Ready was supported by CJ Short Film Making Project. He is currently working on his first feature film Inside The Yellow Cocoon Shell.

 

Festivals:

51° Quinzaine des Réalisateurs, Cannes –Illy Award for Best Short Film– 2019, France

Locarno Film Festival –Open Doors Screening– 2019, Switzerland

 

Contact

Flavio Armone, Salvo Cutaia, Greta Fornari

lightson@lightsonfilm.org