The Graduation of Edison
Lễ Trưởng Thành Của Ê-Đi-Xơn
Directed by Pham Hoang Minh Thy
Vietnam / 21 mins / PG
Minh lives in a village where every child is born with a tree on their heads, except for him. On graduation day, students who have turned 18 will get their tree cut to signify adulthood. Problems arise when Minh’s sister decides to keep hers.
ABOUT THE DIRECTOR
A self-taught filmmaker who started making films when she turned 20, Pham Hoang Minh Thy now works as a freelance filmmaker.
National Gallery Singapore
The Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium
Sat, 30 Nov 2019 / 2:00 PM
Filmmaker in Attendance
Short films I’m Not Your F***ing Stereotype, Piece of Meat, California Dreaming, and The Graduation of Edison will be screened together under the Southeast Asian Short Film Competition Programme 4 (Runtime: 78 mins).
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