Wednesday, May 24, 2006

Tamparan Hebat (Tight Slap)

analogue multimedia performance installation (2005)
hands on cheeks / chalk on pavement
-a KATAGENDER action for International Day Against Violence Against Women.
-chi too credits : slapper, slappee, idea.
-photos courtesy of Ez


acrylic on canvas (2005)
8" x 16"
-Dedicated to a certain client of mine.

Ada Apa Dengan Cina? (The Chinese Dilemma)

Digital Video (4:3)
Duration : 13min 29sec

Ada Apa Dengan Cina? – 2 high school graduates contemplates their future in a society governed by racial inequalities. Made for Pusat KOMAS, a community based NGO.

Screened at:
- Kelab Seni Filem Malaysia's Malaysia Shorts (March 2006 Edition)
- Freedom Film Festival Kuala Lumpur / Penang (October 2006)
- Jakarta Slingshort Festival (November 2006)

Messed around by UMNO delegates at the 2006 UMNO Annual General Assembly. Accused of inciting racism and 'menghina agama Islam'

directed and written by chi too
produced by Mien Lor

Aung San Suu Kyi

acrylic on canvas (2005)
24" x 36"
-Because I couldn't find a big Aung San Suu Kyi poster for my room... I reckon the next best thing would be to just paint one myself.

Goodbye Luang Phabang

Digital Video (4:3)
Duration : 18 min 01sec
After spending 5 arcane weeks in beautiful Luang Prabang, chi too contemplates leaving.

Screened at:
-Nottahatbalai Art Festival 2005. (writer/director)
-Kelab Seni Filem Malaysia's Malaysian Documentaries (December 2005 edition)

directed, written, and shot by chi too
edited by the plastik fantastik

5 Months

acrylic on canvas (2005)
24" x 36"
-Chloe Tan at age minus 4 months. Hosted by Yuen Too

Buat Bodoh (Just Pretend)

Digital Video (4:3)
Duration : 50 sec
a 50 second public service announcement on young women and HIV/AIDS produced for the MTV-staying alive/OneWorldTV World Aids Day 2004 competition. Winner of the MTV-staying alive/OneWorldTV World Aids Day 2004 TV PSA competition.

screened at:
- MTV international & MTV asia (broadcast)
- Malaysian Documentaries (April 2005 Edition)
- Freedom Film Fest 2005, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

directed and written by chi too
produced by Zhariff Affandi

Jazzman At Twilight

acrylic on canvas (2004)
18" x 24"
-inspired by the 'Make My Christmas White Again' recording sessions

2 Stalks

acrylic on canvas (2004)
12" x 16"


acrylic on canvas (2004)
12" x 16'

Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Out Of The Closet

Digital Video (4:3)
Duration : 1min 37sec

"About self discovery and identity. A film can't get much shorter or much more effective. Any description betrays too much, but it is beautiful and humorous."
-International Film Festival Rotterdam 2005-

Screened at:
-Kelab Seni Filem Malaysia's Malaysian Shorts (august 2004 edition), winner of the nights audience choice (silver) award.
-International Film Festival Rotterdam 2005
-Singapore International Film Festival 2005 Digital Film Fest 2005, Phlipines
-Commonwealth International Film Festival 2005, Manchester UK.

directed, written, and shot by chi too
co-written with gaz' la faber

Two Left Feet

Digital Video (16:9)
Duration : 10min 15 sec
The struggles of a college student's troubles brought upon by his two left feet seen from a totally different perspective.

Screened at the Kelab Seni Filem Malaysia's 2nd Malaysian Shorts 2003.

directed and produced by chi too
written by Zoe Goh