#DFNYFocus on Jules Suo, Creative Director of Uisig Films

Writer / Producer / Director Jules Suo is the creative director of Uisig Films, an independent film production company based in NYC. Her short film 528NY is a short prequel to her feature film which has screened at film festivals around the country. Dosi, her feature film debut , is to be released in 2017.

Q: Which film do you love that might surprise people?
JS: I don’t know if this will come as a surprise to anyone but would have to say Blissfully Yours by Apichatpong Weerasethakul. I love the characteristically oblique and subtle manner of the film. The pacing of the film is exquisite, melancholy and beautiful long takes of the couple is like reading a poem.

Q: If you could pair up any two actors/actresses, living or dead, which two would it be & what kind of film?
JS: Moon So-Ri and John Malkovich in a drama

Q: Which film has had the biggest impact on you personally, and why?
JS: Amour, everything about it from set design, sound fx, music, cinematography, acting, to the props. The film is an absolute masterpiece.

Q: If you could have one prop from any film what would it be?
JS: The moped in Olivier Assayas Personal Shopper

Q: Is there any subject matter which you would not make a film about?
JS: I wouldn’t do a subject matter on Christianity also I wouldn’t be good at making horror films. Although there are some good horror films. If it’s not done tastefully you could essentially be creating black magic.

Jules Suo’s IMDB Page

Uisig Films Website

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