One day, a car runs a red light and hits Ah Qiang and his 5-year-old sister Hui Shan. Unfortunately, Hui Shan gets killed in the accident. Ah Qiang desperately tries to see Hui Shan but he has no documents to prove their relationship. As their mother has mental problems, Ah Qiang is forced to face the incident alone.
Tan Seng Kiat was born in Malaysia. He studied filmmaking at the National Taiwan University. He is the director of the short 32°C Fall in Love. Shuttle Life is his debut feature film.