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Khoo, Eric 1965-

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Most widely held works about Eric Khoo
 
Most widely held works by Eric Khoo
Be with me by Eric Khoo( Visual )

33 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Be with me is a tapestry of three stories woven around the themes of love, hope, tragedy and redemption. The protagonists in the movie are fictitious bar one -- Theresa Chan, a courageous deaf and blind woman whose life story inspired the film."--Container
Tatsumi by Eric Khoo( Visual )

16 editions published between 2011 and 2015 in Japanese and French and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In post-war occupied Japan, young Tatsumi's passion for comics not only leads him becomes a means of supporting his poor family but also leads him to redefine the manga landscape. He pioneered gekiga (dramatic pictures), an alternative genre for adults which is by encouraging an alternative genre for adults which is realistic, disquieting and grapples with the darker aspects of life. This film celebrates the life of this master and five of his most compelling tales. A war photographer canptures a moving scene in the ruins of Hiroshima, only to be haunted by its sinster truth. A lonely factory worker parts with his beloved monkey, with tragic consequences. A despised prositute severs ties with all men, beginning with her loutish father
No day off( Visual )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in Indonesian and Tamil and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young woman from a small village in Sulawesi, Indonesia, leaves her infant son and husband to work as a maid in Singapore in the hopes of giving her family a better life. The film takes a critical look at the sometimes harrowing conditions under which domestic service workers are forced to live, and the abuses that are leveled against them by their employers and the agencies that train and hire them. Festivals: Jeonju International Film Festival
Mee pok man( Visual )

9 editions published between 1995 and 2011 in Chinese and English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lonely, misunderstood and ridiculed, the mee pok man runs an all-night fish-ball noodle stall in a notorious part of Singapore. His patrons are denizens of the night, a motley assortment of characters from the seamier side of life
15 by Francisco Rodríguez( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five fifteen-year-old boys in Singapore search for experiences, which at times are even physically painful. They are on the fringe of society and they look to misfits and outsiders for answers to many of life's questions
12 storeys = Shi er lou by Kritsadā Kœ̄tdī( Visual )

8 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and Chinese and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of three residents of an apartment block in Singapore: A lonely hawker desperate for the affections of his materialistic Beijing born wife; a repressed civil servant obsessed with the sexual exploits of his wild teenage sister, and an overweight single woman pushed to the brink by an abusive mother and sniggering neighbors; all lives of hopelessness and frustration. The questions remaining are: Will thet find hope? and, Can they find redemption?
My magic by Eric Khoo( Visual )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Francis is a man at the end of his tether. He has a 10-year-old son he loves desperately, but sorrow, guilt and constant inebriation have made him an ineffectual father. The son is a stoic 'old soul' who has learned to bury his affection for his old man and to cope with his chaotic life. A broken spirit and a single parent, Francis hopes to redeem himself and win his son's love and respect. He makes a painful - and bizarre - return to magic. An unexpected incident one night sets father and son on the road. In a dilapidated building, these two wounded souls come to terms with their love - a love which is as deep and acute as their grief"--Container
12 storeys by James Toh( Book )

2 editions published between 1996 and 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Apprentice by Junfeng Boo( Visual )

2 editions published in 2017 in Malay and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When Aiman, an ambitious, 28-year-old Malay correctional officer, is transferred to the territory's highest-security prison, he quickly catches the attention of the seasoned chief executioner, Rahim. Aiman's desire to become the hangman's apprentice, however, is not only professional, but born of an unspeakable urge to reconnect with a haunted past
One leg kicking( Visual )

4 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film is about a group of underdogs who form a soccer team to play in a competition where the prize is a trip to the 2002 World Cup Finals
7 letters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A compilation of 7 short movies, each directed by a Singaporean filmmaker. The films revolve around the theme of "Home" and what "Home" means to each director as they interpret it in their individual stories
The Eric Khoo Collection( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in Multiple languages and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alternative voices( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in Thai and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pain: "A sado-masochist describes to his macabre love for pain with a fellow human being"--Container back cover
In the Room = Hotel Singapura by Eric Khoo( Visual )

2 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in Multiple languages and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"C'est le premier jour d'Imrah comme femme de chambre à l'hôtel Singapura. Dans la suite n°27, un groupe de pop est venu fêter le nouvel an. Parmi eux, leur chanteur Damien est dans un état second quand il croise Imrah dans le couloir. Bien plus tard, dans ce même hôtel, une japonaise laisse filer son amant, un travesti reçoit son dernier plaisir avant l'opération, une touriste couche devant son meilleur ami... Mais toujours Imrah, en rangeant la chambre, se souviendra de sa rencontre avec Damien." (Source : jaquette)
Unfortunate lives : urban stories & uncertain tales by Eric Khoo( Book )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Marina Bay Singapore 09/10 DVD( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DVD features the Singapore Countdown, which is in its 5th run The event took place on the 15 December 2009 in the Marina Bay area and is a celebration that unites individuals from all walks of life through a collective expression of wishes through a contemplative expression of wishes for the year ahead. Included in the DVD is the specially commissioned docu-drama by award-winning film-maker, Eric Khoo that tells the inspiring true life stories of Singaporeans who have risen against their adversities to leave their inspirational mark on society. This docudrama features personalities such as Angela Leong, co-founder & artistic director, The Arts Fission Company, Howard Shaw, executive director, Singapore Environment Council (SEC), Mrs Lee Siu Yin, director of Nursing, National University Hospital, Hassan Ahmad, head, Mercy Relief, Ms Lim Sok Hong. senior nurse clinician, KK Women's and Children Hospital, Mdm Indranee Nilasen, Helen, a student at Northlight School, Ms Sylvia Lee Ling Ling, Advanced Practice Nurse (APN), Dover Park Hospice and the NATAS Singapore Women's Everest Team
Be with me( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Chinese and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Be With Me is a tapestry of three stories woven around the themes of love, hope, tragedy and redemption. Although the main characters come from different backgrounds and lead different lives, they are bound by one common desire - to be with the one they love. Unbeknownst to them, these different souls will share the same stage in a play written by Fate
Hui wei = Recipe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Mee Pok Man ; 12 storeys : the Eric Khoo box set( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

12 storeys: Tells the story of three residents of an apartment block in Singapore: A lonely hawker desperate for the affections of his materialistic Beijing born wife; a repressed civil servant obsessed with the sexual exploits of his wild teenage sister, and an overweight single woman pushed to the brink by an abusive mother and sniggering neighbors; all lives of hopelessness and frustration. The questions remaining are: Will they find hope? and, can they find redemption?
Pain by Horst Günter Koch( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A hypnotic study of a young man who moves from masochism to murder
 
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Eric Khoo

Eric Khoo Film director

Eric Khoo filmregisseur uit Singapore

Eric Khoo Kim Hai

Eric Khoo réalisateur et producteur singapourien

Eric Khoo sin­ga­pu­rischer Filmregisseur und Produzent

Khoo, Eric Kim Hai

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쿠, 에릭 1965-

エリック・クー

エリック・クー 1965-

邱金海

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