Red Dot August 2022 Film Screening: Wet Season (热带雨) Written, directed and produced by Anthony Chen [M18: Mature Theme and Sexual Scenes]
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.
Anthony Chen’s sophomore feature Wet Season was nominated for six Golden Horse awards in Taiwan where actress Yeo Yann Yann won for Best Actress.
Wet Season was also Singapore’s submission to The Oscars for Best International Film.
There will be a post-show talk with Yeo Yann Yann and Yang Shi Bin after the film screening. Get up close with the casts, share your thoughts and have your burning questions about the film and characters answered.