King Kong

A Film by Lo Xu-Ming Tong

Synopsis

Eliza and her brother Damian live in Toronto with their mother. After she suffers an accident, they must travel to Montreal to join their father. The story is centered on Eliza, a young teenager. Having to take care of her brother and their wellbeing, this trip represents her first outing into the world as an independent woman filled with responsibilities.

Director

  • Picture of Lo Xu-Ming Tong © Lo Xu-Ming Tong

    Lo Xu-Ming Tong

    Lo Xu-Ming Tong was born and raised in Montreal, Canada. From 2010 to 2015, he studied Fine Art at Central Saint-Martins College of Art and Design where two of his films were shown at numerous film festivals. He works across film installations, narrative film and branded content.

Awards + Festivals

  • 5th FESTIVAL INTERNATIONAL DU COURT MÉTRAGE EN OUTAOUAIS (FICMO) (Official Selection, Gatineau, QC, Canada)November 10, 2017
  • 11th INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FILM FESTIVAL BANGLADESH 2018 (Official Selection, Dhaka, Bangladesh)January 27, 2018
  • 4th FELACOS LONG AND SHORT FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Santiago, Chile)March 8, 2018
  • *BEST SUPPORTING ACTRESS, HONORABLE MENTION - YOUNG ACTOR, BEST YOUNG ACTRESS*
    THE SOUTH FILM AND ARTS ACADEMY FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Chile)March 16, 2018
  • TRENTON FILM FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Trenton, NJ, USA)March 22, 2018
  • 5th TURIN UNDERGOUND CINEFEST (Official Selection, Turin, Italy)March 25, 2018
  • 8th A-FESTFILMROZAFA (Official Selection, Shkodra, Albania)May 16, 2018
  • 5th FESTIVAL MUNDIAL DE CINE EXTREMO - WORLD FILM FESTIVAL OF VERACRUZ (Official Selection, Veracruz, Mexico)October 8, 2018
  • KINOFILM - MANCHESTER INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM & ANIMATION FESTIVAL (Official Selection, Manchester, United Kingdom)November 26, 2018

Trailer

Crew

Director
Lo Xu-Ming Tong
Screenplay
Lo Xu-Ming Tong
Producer
Bone Marrow Films
Director of Photography
Ménad Kesraoui
Art Direction
Ingunn Brannagh
Costume Desgin
Alvaro Cornetti
Sound
Tiago McNicoll
Editor
Lo Xu-Ming Tong
Sound Design
Françis Desgagnés
Music
Sacha Ratcliffe

Details

Running Time
18:42 min.
Shooting Format
Arri Alexa Apple ProRes 4444
Screening Format
DCP, BluRay, DVD, .mov, mp4 (HD)
Aspect Ratio
1.77
Sound
5.1

Contact

FILM FESTIVAL AGENCY

Markus Kaatsch
aug&ohr medien
Riemannstr. 21
10961 Berlin, Germany

+49 (0)30 61620068

markus@augohr.de
www.augohr.de

PRODUCTION COMPANY

Bone Marrow Films
Géraldine Feraud-Miniconi
2922 Ave. De Soissons
H3S 1V9
Montréal, QC, Canada

www.bonemarrowfilms.com
Instagram: @mingofhan

DIRECTOR

Lo Xu-Ming Tong
loxuming@gmail.com