Ella is awarded Best Student Commercial by the AICP Show & Next Awards and the piece will be archived in MoMA's Department of Film.
Dahdi is awarded a Carl Lerner Award for Social Significance; a graduate craft award for screenwriting; a graduate craft award for cinematography and LiHwa (lead actress) has been awarded a craft award for performance at the First Run Film Festival.
Dahdi screens at Rotterdam. The programmer's notes for Dahdi - "Beautiful, meticulous, realistic drama about an old lady who finds a Burmese refugee girl in her home. Unsentimental to the end. She knows life." Screening times here.
Dahdi screens to a complete full-house in a one-evening-only private screening at The Projector.
Dahdi wins Best Southeast Asian Short at Singapore International Film Festival. Jury citation for Dahdi - "Realistic performance and mature direction from the director. Senstive and poignant, creating a cinematic experience."