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A Man Trembles (2021)

Short 23m

Best Director, Southeast Asian Short Film Competition. 2021.

Set against the backdrop of the Asian Financial Crisis, a family confronts a mysterious entity at the island of Sentosa on their last day on Earth.

Read up on A Man Trembles in these articles written as part of the Youth Jury & Critics Programme: Buddhism in Southeast Asian Film, All That Remains is… ruin, Affectless Cinema, and What Awaits on the Other Side : Migration and Displacement in Society.

Please remember to turn on closed captions for subtitles. Best viewed on Google Chrome.


Mark Chua


Lam Li Shuen


English, Cantonese





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