Momo Film Co is a boutique film company founded in 2018 by Tan Si En and Kris Ong. We work with emerging filmmakers across the Southeast Asian region to develop works with culturally distinct content for a global audience. Supporting personal vision and originality is something we care about. We're always happy to hear from you if you have a great film project or any exciting ideas in mind.
Tan Si En is a producer based in Singapore. She graduated from Film, Sound & Video at Ngee Ann Polytechnic in 2013, and received a B.A. in Philosophy at the National University of Singapore. Since then, she has worked under the mentorship of Soros Sukhum (185 Films, Thailand), Lai Weijie (E&W Films, Singapore), and Anthony Chen (Giraffe Pictures, Singapore).
She was the assistant producer of POP AYE, which made its World Premiere in competition at the Sundance Film Festival 2017 where it received a Special Jury Prize. POP AYE was also awarded the VPRO Big Screen Award at Rotterdam International Film Festival. Si En is in midst of producing Wet Season by Anthony Chen and developing Ajoomma by He Shuming (SEAFIC Award Winner 2018) as well as God Sister by Nelicia Low (Less Is More Development Lab).
Kris Ong is the Singaporean writer/ director of several short films and music videos that have collectively screened at international film festivals and platforms such as MTV Asia. Her latest short film Sunday will have its world premiere at the Palm Springs International ShortFest 2019.
She is the co-writer of the feature film Ajoomma, to be directed by He Shuming (SEAFIC Award Winner 2018.) Kris was the youngest participant at the Singapore International Film Festival’s Southeast Asian Film Lab in 2014, and has written script coverage for an international variety of scripts, short stories and novels since 2016. She currently works part-time as a script consultant for HBO Asia.