"Seeking you" is the winner of the competition because the director combines great themes en techniques with a great cinematic loveletter to Hongkong. And the great thing is: he managed.
The jury gave "Jansoree" a special mention because "it shows the power of honest cinema".
The NPS New Arrivals Competition is open to everyone who sends in a short film through www. cinema.nl/newarrivals. Seven monthly winners were screened January 25, 2009 at the International Film Festival Rotterdam. After the screenings, the jury announced the winning film.