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  • Genre : Drama
  • Language: Mandarin and Cantonese
  • Subtitles: English
  • Directed by: James Lee
  • Shooting format: Panasonic Mini DV
  • Duration: 113 mins
  • Production: Doghouse73 Pictures
  • Year of Production: 2004
  • Theater Screening: Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea
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Bangkok International Film Festival 2005 - WINNER : BEST ASEAN FEATURE FILM & FIPRESCI AWARD

Official Selection for International Film Festivals (list not exhaustive)
17th Singapore International Film Festival (World Premiere)
28th Hong Kong International Film Festival (Indie Power)
22nd Munich  Film Festival
6th Makati Cinemanila International Film Festival
27th Asian American International Film Festival
6th Osian Cinefan Asian Film Festival
28th Montreal World Film Festival
Tailly High Film Festival - Taiwan
9th Pusan Film Festival
Mill Valley Film Festival
California Film Festival
Tokyo Film Festival
22nd Torino Film Festival
26th Festival Des 3 Continents
6th International Film Festival Bratislava
International Film Festival Rotterdam 2005
28th Goteborg Film Festival 2005

Teoh’s second hand washing machine has a life of her own: she washes when she wants to and stops when she feels like it. When Teoh discovers the secret soul of this temperamental slave, he exploits her for all his other household chores. And then he pimps her out to strangers. When middle-aged widower Mr. Wong takes her in, his prodigal son immediately tries to seduce her, while his petulant daughter becomes more and more suspicious. In this off-kilter dark comedy, the effects of alienation and desperation in the increasingly commodified city of Kuala Lumpur will spiral before you like a dry spin in slow motion.

Loh Bok Lai, Patrick Teoh, Amy Len, Berg Lee, Yap Kok Chong (Zun Yap), Chin Lee Ling


"Drifting" by Berg Lee
"Thank You" by Chongyang

Screenplay by: James Lee
Producer: Lorna Tee
Director of Photography:Teoh Gay Hian
Editor: Grace Tan
Audio Consultant: Daniel Tang
Still Photography: Danny Lim
Associate producer: Lina Tan
Executive Producers: Angela Leong, Sylvia Tan


"Drifting" by Berg Lee
"Thank You" by Chongyang






















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