A Paper Plane Ride Home

SGP | 11 minutes | 2021

Drama short film directed by Valerie (Val) Tan
Starring Jalen Law, Serene Chen, Kristian Flores

Coming in December 2021

A Paper Plane Ride Home

Determined to communicate with his older brother in Los Angeles, a young boy in Singapore attempts to fly a paper plane to across the globe.


CineAsian Films (CAF): What a timely and intimate film. What inspired you to make A Paper Plane Ride Home?
Valerie Tan: 

CAF: What were some of the biggest challenges you faced while making this film?

CAF: What do you hope people can take away from watching this?

CAF: Are you working on anything new?

A Paper Plane Ride Home is one of the many great projects shared with CineAsian Films through our submissions process. If you’d like to join them, submit your film.


Director, Writer, Producer: Valerie Tan (credited as Val Tan)
Producer: Chanel Chan
Cinematographer: Ed Poh
Editor: Alexa Maltease
Composer: Sam Ostroff

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