Eric KHOO was born in Singapore in 1965 and studied film at the City Art Institute in Sydney. After a series of award-winning short films, he shot his first feature film MEE POK MAN (1995), which was shown at numerous festivals. KHOO was the first filmmaker from Singapore whose films were invited to big film festivals like Berlin, Venice, and Cannes. Among his best known works are BE WITH ME (2005) and the animated film TATSUMI (2011). Eric KHOO is also CEO of the production companies Zhao Wei Films and Gorylah Pictures.

Films shown at Nippon Connection

Ramen Shop, Japan, France, Singapore 2018 (Director) NC19, NC19