This film was produced by young Japanese and Myanmar creators in Yangon. They challenged the very new concept in Myanmar, comedy drama based on cooking battle. It is also a revenge story. Its important theme is Myanmar traditional catfish noodle “mohingar.” Young chef fights using his handmaid mohingar to revenge himself for his father’s death on big evil society which is ruling mohingar market in Myanmar by its automated technology.

Credits

  • Yuki Kitazumi: Director
  • Aung Thu Rein: Director
  • Yuko Hirata: Writer
  • Tomoya Shinmachi: Producer
  • Nay Oo Hlaing: Key Cast
  • U Aung Aung: Key Cast
  • U Htay Aung: Key Cast

Specifications

  • Project Title (Original Language): 一杯のモヒンガー
  • Project Type: Feature, Short
  • Genres: Comedy, Fantastic, Action, Food, Parody
  • Runtime: 28 minutes
  • Completion Date: June 30, 2017
  • Production Budget: 5,000 USD
  • Country of Origin: Myanmar
  • Country of Filming: Myanmar
  • Shooting Format: Digital
  • Aspect Ratio: 16:9
  • Film Color: Black & White and Color
  • First-time Filmmaker: Yes
  • Student Project: No

Screenings / Awards

  • Wathan Film Festival Yangon
    Myanmar
    September 8, 2017
    World Premire
    Official Selection
  • Yubari International Fantastic Film Festival Yubari
    Japan
    May 18, 2018
    Japan Premire
    Invitation
  • 20th Nagaoka Indies Movie Competition Nagaoka
    Japan
    Encouragement Award
  • Arthouse Asia Kolkata
    India
    January 22, 2019
    India
    Official Selection