Remi Award Nominations for De Claffer Music / CheeWei TAY

The 50th Worldfest Houston International Film Festival nominations have been announced! This year, Six titles that De Claffer Music worked on have been nominated for Remi awards! – Route Awakening (Series 2), NOVA: Life’s Rocky Start, Gok’s Chinese Takeaway, The Rescue, Alena and Gizmo and This is Rowdy Girl Sanctuary.

“The Rescue”, ”Alena & Gizmo” and “This is Rowdy Girl Sanctuary” are a series of short films that marks CheeWei TAY’s official debut in a production and directorial roles. CheeWei collaborated with Australian cinematographer & editor Alana Tompson from Black Ant Films on this production, which was filmed entirely in Angleton, Texas.

“Route Awakening (series 2)” and “Gok’s Chinese Takeaway” are broadcast documentary series produced by Sitting In Pictures (Singapore) for National Geographic Channel.

“Life’s Rocky Start” is part of the longest running American Science Television Series NOVA, produced / directed by Doug Hamilton for WGBH Boston/PBS

CheeWei provided the music score for “Route Awakening (Series 2)” and “NOVA: Life’s Rocky start” which have been nominated in the Music category.

The Worldfest Houston International Film Festival is one of the oldest and largest film competitions in the world, with more than 4,500 entries received. It is renowned for discovering the likes of Steven Spielberg, George Lucas, Ang Lee and David Lynch by giving them their first honours.

The 50th Worldfest Houston International Film Festival will be held 21st April – 30th April 2017. The results and category of awards will be announced at the Awards Gala Presentation on 29th April 2017. For more information, click here

Congratulations to everyone who has worked on these wonderful projects!