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Absent Without Leave

Directed by Kek Huat Lau
Taiwan, Malaysia, 2016
Documentary

Synopsis

Kek-Huat attempts to reconnect with his absent father. What follows is the gradual unraveling of his grandfather’s forgotten story: an absent father to the filmmaker’s own absent father, but also a guerrilla Communist soldier, a protector, a martyr of Malaya during WWII.

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Absent Without Leave Directed by Kek Huat Lau