How do you promote a film about homosexuality and gay conversion therapy in Singapore? With great difficulty, according to Aqua Man director Jet Ho. We sat down with the filmmaker to learn more about his directorial debut.
Other stories include:
Mini-coup in London? Myanmar military attache seizes embassy, locks out ambassador | You won’t be surprised to hear that Songkran is totally canceled | Bali drug convict Schapelle Corby is Dancing With the Stars in Australia | Chickeeduck’s t-shirts, accessories seized by Chinese customs officials for advocating ‘black violence’ | Indonesian beauty queen under fire for butchering Q&A at Miss Eco International pageant | ‘Muslim-friendly’ slippers raise eyebrows in Malaysia | Pangasinan resident stabs husband’s alleged mistress in the vagina | Murderbill: Possible bird serial killer filmed devouring Singaporean pet (Video)
The Coconuts Podcast delivers impactful, weird, and wonderful reporting by our journalists on the ground in eight cities: Singapore, Bangkok, Hong Kong, Manila, Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur, Yangon, and Bali. Listen to headline news and insightful interviews on matters large and small, designed for people located in – or curious about – Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.