Master craftsmen let their work burn in 5 mins. Then they repeat it again, next year.
The Ghost King (鬼王大士爺)
"The Ghost King" is a documentary about the papier-mâché art masters and the Hungry Ghost Month festival celebrates in Pulau Penang's Bukit Mertajam.
There are many of the folk arts fading and disappearing through decades. But, some of them are still surviving.
Through the lens, D1 Production presents you, a story behind the traditional paper offering arts.Time goes by, traditional Chinese paper offerings art (Papier-mâché) is slowly fading away; through the eyes of film maker, let’s join us in the journey of rediscovering the beauty within it.