Portrait of A Young Man



Lawrence comes from an extremely poor family. Often maligned and despised by neighbours, he dreams of getting out of his situation. He resorts to different ways to make a quick buck. His father’s sudden death forces his mother to wash dishes for a living ad Lawrence realises that freedom comes at a price.

Director: Francis Lau
Release Year: 2004
Subtitles: English
Language: Mandarin, English, Chinese Dialects
Producer: Lim Yen Ling
Rating: PG
Runtime: 25m00s
Production Country: Singapore
Accession No: 2005-D-0016

Cast List:

  • Ho Wen Long, Victor Tan, Lawrence Tay Hiang Soon, Nicholas Loong


  • Director of Photography - Jackie Ong; Camera Assistant - Jason Tan; Gaffer - Mak Kwok Keung; Key Grip - Poon Kin Chuan; Sound Recording - Juah Kim Peow; Grip - Casman; Editor / Colourist - Mike Chew -