Blue tells the story of a fallen kids’ TV mascot reduced to working as a waiter in an Asian restaurant. 'Blue' keeps his happy face on as he serves customers food; occasionally he's recognised from his screen fame days, but mostly he's ignored. One day bad news arrives. The urban alienation themed-film was awarded best short at Cannes Critics' Week 2011. Korean-born Stephen Kang moved to New Zealand in 1993; his digital feature Desert was released in New Zealand theatres in 2011, and was selected for Pusan International Film Festival (South Korea).
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Television, 1994 (Full Length)
Another TV mascot mishap
Short Film, 1995 (Full Length)
Another Cannes Critics' Week winner
Music Video, 1984
Music Video, 1983
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2011 Cannes Film Festival
Critics' Week, Best Short Film