Showing posts from 2009

Happy 2010!

EXHALATION shoot day 3

EXHALATION shoot day 2

EXHALATION shoot day 1

Yakiniku Christmas Dinner

LOVE SUICIDES picked up Best Director award at China Mobile Film Festival 2009

KINGYO reunion party

The CON-CAN Movie Festival Awards Ceremony and Ando Lab screening in Waseda

The CON-CAN Movie Festival Screening in Keio University

My return to the ruins of Sun Hills Hotel and Fujino

I don't think my handwriting is THAT ugly

TOKYO FILMeX 2009, Sell Out! director Yeo Joon Han's Q and A session.

Difficult to sleep because of another new project

The Eibunren Awards Ceremony 2009

"Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence" in Wakeijuku


TOKYO FILMeX 2009, Tsai Ming Liang and the opening film 'Visage'

Me, kingyo, Eibunren Awards wins, mentioned in Uni Press newsletter

Wrapping up my Pusan Film Festival 2009 experience (part 2)

Wrapping up my Pusan Film Festival 2009 experience (part 1)

17th of November. Mom's Birthday.

Deciding upon the music for THE WHITE FLOWER

KINGYO receives two awards at Eibunren Awards

Wayne Wang's film adaptation of Yiyun Li's A THOUSAND YEARS OF GOOD PRAYERS

Waseda Weekly Magazine (12th of November, 2009)

My short film FLEETING IMAGES wins Grand Prix at Japan's CON-CAN Movie Festival

Waseda Festival 2009

Cute kittens

Zhu Dan touches her... Guzheng

Zhu Dan touches herself... er, wait....

My acceptance speech for WOMAN ON FIRE LOOKS FOR WATER's Cinemanila International Film Fest special mention

Fireworks at Haeundae Beach at night


Trailer of KINGYO

KINGYO screening tonight at the Hong Kong Asian Film Festival 2009

Thai director Pen-Ek Ratanaruang teaches how to roll a tobacco


KINGYO screening at Unicus Cinemas, and some THE WHITE FLOWER update

WOMAN ON FIRE LOOKS FOR WATER official world premiere in Pusan International Film Festival 2009

Attending HK auteur Johnnie To's Master Class In PIFF 2009

Opening Night Party at Pusan International Film Festival 2009

What on earth do people do at film festivals? (Cinema Online, 6th of October 2009)

Girl group Citrus Kiss performing at Shinjuku

Meeting Singer Loo Yise at Klang Creative Fest 2009

Tsukiji's fresh sushi and nocturnal trip to Odaiba

How KINGYO actress Luchino Fujisaki took Venice Film Fest by storm

The KINGYO screening at the Venice Film Festival

My newest short film EVENING SKY is a pseudo-sequel of SLOVAK SLING and AFTERNOON RIVER

My experimental video FLEETING IMAGES premieres simultaneously at Singapore Short Film Festival and CON-CAN Movie Festival

LOVE SUICIDES competing at the Split International Film Festival... today

Venetian waters

ANG LEE!!!!!!!

Venice Premiere (The Star, 9th of September 2009)

Arriving at the Venice Film Festival

Off to Venice! Here's a cute baby!

Sneak preview: kingyo's opening scenes

Food Porn at BE. SWEET ON.

Visiting Namdaemun Market and Insadong on my last day in Seoul

Cinema Digital Seoul Film Festival 2009 party (... or one of them)

An Interview with Justin Isis

大馬新晉導演殺進威尼斯影展 (China Press, 18/8/2009)

《金鱼》入围威尼斯影展短片单元。 杨毅恒: “像到了‘神坛’” (Sin Chew Daily, 15/8/2009)

Demonstration in front of Hongik University on Korean Liberation Day

Colour grading WOMAN ON FIRE LOOKS FOR WATER and exploring Samcheong-dong

KOFIC Tour, Korean BBQ and the awesome Hongdae area

My short film, KINGYO goes to the 66th Venice Film Festival

Arriving at Seoul

Heading to Seoul for WOMAN ON FIRE LOOKS FOR WATER post-production

Genius kids make me feel puny

Presenting my short films on 8th of August (Saturday)

Some stills from my new short film THE WHITE FLOWER

Rest in peace, Ah Teong

THE WHITE FLOWER shoot - Day 1

Preparing a new short film, THE WHITE FLOWER

Rest in peace, Yasmin Ahmad

Quick thoughts on BMW Shorties 2009's finalists

The shotgun-carrying Chinese lady... acts

LOVE SUICIDES in competition at the Festival Internazionale del Cinema d'Arte

Visiting Tokyo DisneySea

Cure Rubbish, band name or manifesto?

I was a dino dork

She must've felt out of place watching The Galaxy Girls Club

Mitama Matsuri at Yasukuni Shrine 2009

Sichuan Hot Pot... in a rice cooker

Hozuki Ichii (Ground Cherry Pod Fair) at Senso-ji 2009

The BEAUTIFIED TABOO art exhibition

Wannabe artistic shots of Hachiko statue

Summer Fair of Zoshigaya Kishibojin Temple

Mutsumi the late-night singer

The view of Shinjuku twilight from the top of Takashimaya

Visiting the old lighthouse at Miura Kaigan

Life-size Gundam in Odaiba and its adoring visitors

The Chinese lady with a shotgun

Night cruise on the Himiko waterbus

Yakitori is yummy

TRANSFORMERS 2 will be the biggest film in Malaysia

Reflecting on Michael Jackson (1958-2009)

Short interview with me on BMW Shorties website

A very sweet gesture from the 3PM cast and crew

Happy Father's Day, dad

Completed the shoot of my new short, 3PM, edited a rough cut too

LOVE SUICIDES in competition at the Paris Cinema International Film Festival

Roppongi Hills at Night

Street musicians of Shinjuku on Friday night

CHICKEN RICE MYSTERY airing on Astro Citra tonight

Abura Soba is a dangerous addiction

Shooting another Japanese short film, "3PM"

"Edmund Yeo: Hot young Malaysian filmmaker tackles classic Japanese literature" - Interview with Toronto J-Film Pow Wow

The 4th Foreigner's Traditional Japanese Dance Exhibition

Picnic in Yoyogi Park

Testing my new camera on the second night of Fuyajo Cinema Festival

Kingyo's test screening at Fuyajo Cinema Festival in Shinjuku Wald 9

R. I. P. David Carradine and Shih Kien (Shek Kin)

Piano virtuoso in Bic Camera Yurakucho

Really tiny car

Write-up of KINGYO on Twitch

Waseda High School parade

Review of KINGYO at Toronto J-Film Pow-Wow

Additional photos from the Sagamiko haikyo adventure

Exploring the ruins in Sagamiko

New short film, AFTERNOON RIVER, follow-up to KINGYO

Where are they now? The cast of SUMMER VACATION 1999

The Saddest T-Shirt In The World

My short film, KINGYO, screening at Fuyajo Cinema Festival (Shinjuku Wald 9) on 5th of June

Kingyo is completed. Goodbye, Toho Studios

Sanja Matsuri 2009 at Asakusa

Rei Ayanami invades Akihabara

Running into Takuya Kimura at Toho Studios