The Cloud of Unknowing





TITLE
THE CLOUD OF UNKNOWING
by Ho Tzu Nyen
Singapore
2011


SYNOPSIS
Sensory film based on a 14th-century mystical text that uses a cloud as a metaphor for the nonsensical and the spiritual. Eight figures come into contact with the cloud and share their feelings of transcendence.


ACCOLADES
54th Venice Biennale of Art (Italy)
  • Commissioned by the Singapore Pavilion

64th Locarno Film Festival 2011 (Switzerland)
  • Official Selection

Sundance Film Festival 2012 (USA)
  • Official Selection

58th Oberhausen International Short Film Festival 2012 (Germany)
  • Official Selection


CREDITS
Writer & Director: HO TZU NYEN
Producers: FRAN BORGIA, STEPHANIE GOH
Director of Photography: AMANDI WONG
Production Designer: JAMES PAGE
Editors: HO TZU NYEN, FRAN BORGIA
Sound Designer: YASUHIRO MORINAGA


TECHNICAL  SPECS
Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
Colour
Country: SINGAPORE
Language: NA
Runtime: 28’

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