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Homecoming (媽媽離家上班去)

Twenty years ago, Charlie came to Hong Kong to work as a domestic helper. Not only did she leave her home country Philippine, she also left her husband and her six-year-old son.Close to her retirement, she looks forward to going back home and living with her son again. However, her dream does not come out as she wishes…

  • The 6th China Independent Film Festival (CIFF), Nanjing, China, 2009. Best Student Shorts (第六屆南京中國獨立影像年度展學生短片競賽最佳學生短片)
  • The 10th Sichuan TV Festival (SCTVF) International “Gold Panda” Awards For Student, Sichuan, China, 2009. Special Jury Award In Drama Category. (第十屆四川電視節“金熊貓”獎國際大學生影視作品劇情片類評委特別獎)
  • The 2nd Trans-Chinese Film Academy Festival, Beijing, China, 2009. Best Film Of Fiction (第二屆北京兩岸三地電影學校學生電影節暨學術研討會最佳劇情片)
  • The 15th HK Independent Short Film & Video Awards (ifva), Hong Kong, 2010. Gold Award In Open Category. (第十五屆香港獨立短片及錄像比賽公開組金獎)
  • The 1st China International (King Bonn) New Media Shorts Award, Shenzhen, China, 2010. Excellent Drama Shorts, Excellent Original Screenplay And Excellent Actress For Melendenz Violeta T (首屆金鵬獎中國國際新媒體短片大賽優秀劇情短片、優秀原創劇本及優秀女演員梅蘭登斯‧沃雷塔)
  • The 9th International Student Film And Video Festival Of Beijing Film Academy, Beijing, China, 2010. Audience Award (第九屆北京電影學院國際學生影視作品展觀眾喜愛作品獎)

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