It is monsoon season in Singapore and the city is pouring with rain. Wet Season follows the plight of Ling, a Chinese language teacher, whose marriage and school life are fraying apart because she is unable to bear a child. But an unlikely friendship with a student helps her reaffirm her identity as a woman.
Cast And CreditsDirected by : Anthony Chen
Screenplay : Anthony Chen
Producer : Anthony Chen, Wenhong Huang, Si En Tan
DOP : Sam Care
Editor : Hoping Chen
Cast : Yeo Yann Yann,Koh Jia Ler
Anthony Chen is a writer-director and producer from Singapore. Anthony started film school at
the young age of 17 to pursue his passion in filmmaking. Trained at film school in Singapore and
then at the National Film and Television School, UK, his shorts have screened and been awarded
at numerous prestigious festivals including Cannes, Berlin, Rotterdam, Busan, London, Sydney,
Melbourne, and Chicago.
He is best known for his debut feature Ilo Ilo which premiered at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival
and was awarded the Camera d’Or. The film went on to win forty awards internationally,
including the Sutherland Award at BFI London Film Festival, and four Golden Horse Awards at
the 50th Golden Horse Awards in Taiwan.
He is now based in London, UK where he lives with his wife and son.