Architecture of the Toilet

By Dan Tran

Dan Tran talks about the toilet as the one space in which the individual can truly have privacy. He analyses the role of the toilet in the short films that feature in the 2019 Southeast Asian Short Film Competition. He discusses the films ADAM (dir. Shoki Lin, Singapore), I’m Not Your F***ing Stereotype (dir. Hesome Chemamah, Thailand), Gallery (dir. Vo Anh Vu, Vietnam), and Sweet, Salty (dir. Linh Duong, Vietnam).