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Wet Season (2019)

A teacher and student at a Singapore high school form a special, self-affirming bond.

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Anthony Chen

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Anthony Chen
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Credited cast:
Jia Ler Koh ... Weilun
Christopher Ming-Shun Lee ... Andrew
Shi Bin Yang Shi Bin Yang ... Father-in-law
Yann Yann Yeo ... Ling
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As Mandarin-language teacher Ling continues with fruitless IVF treatment while taking care of her ailing father-in-law, she finds herself slowly drawn towards a promising student who seems to have been abandoned by his parents. Outside it's monsoon season, but Ling's inner turmoil looks set to get her into a heap of trouble.

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Country:

Singapore | Taiwan

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English | Mandarin | Hokkien

Release Date:

28 November 2019 (Singapore) See more »

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2.39 : 1
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Slow burn love story about loving yourself.
27 November 2019 | by adityakripalaniSee all my reviews

Insights about Singapore, insights about human nature, about loneliness, togetherness, love, heartache, us being connected via joy and sadness. The film takes its time, but for the patient, it delivers. Just like Ilo Ilo.


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