Whether it was an unforgettable movie watched as a kid or a hands-on film assignment in school, each Dreammaker probably has a humble origin story on how they became a filmmaker. Read their stories below and see how they were able to turn their passion into a profession.
How it all began for Tung Jing Yan
Tung Jing Yan
Tung Jing Yan is a photographer based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia whose style is candid and natural, with a touch of cinematic flair. He started as a Mass Communication student, improving the skills of telling stories visually. His filmmaking journey started when he was still studying in Taiwan, majoring in filmmaking. He is also a part-time lecturer teaching photography courses. He is now a full-time photographer, in his own company, Moonshot Creative.
A film made with Sony
Malaysian Wheelchair Athlete, Daniel Lee shares his story about his disability called osteogenesis imperfecta (brittle bones). Against all odds, he committed his life to pursue his goal to take part in Wheelchair Racing despite limited resources in Malaysia.
Behind the scenes
Witness the tenacity an individual can overcome in difficult circumstances, plus how the usage of FX3 & Alpha 7S III allow the remarkable production of the film.
Sony FX3 Full-frame Cinema Line Camera
Full-frame performance with high sensitivity and wide dynamic range