Jessica Heng is a Singaporean filmmaker interested in telling visceral, humanistic stories that resonate with empathy. Her documentary short, Koon Seng Road, won the URA Heritage Short Film Award in 2017. Her most recent works include Baby Boy (2020), currently in competition at various short film festivals and Just A Call Away (2020), which clinched champion in the film competition Love Within. She harbours a corresponding passion for film criticism, having participated in the Singapore International Film Festival Youth Jury and Critics Program (2017). She is currently a contributing writer at local film publication SINDIE.
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