Singapore Tag Archive

Michael Kam Acutely Renders the Awkwardness of Young Infatuation in Coming-of-Age Short ‘Melodi’

Live Action, Premiere

23rd November, 2020

Inspired by the Indonesian comic book, Michael Kam's 'Melodi' elegantly tells the story of a young boy trying in vain to do the right thing for his crush.

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Animation, Asides

21st January, 2019

A man with a Rubik’s Cube head who finds himself out of sync with his peers struggles to connect in Xue Enge’s final year grad short 'Cubed'.

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DN LFF2013: Ilo Ilo – Anthony Chen

Film Festival, Live Action, Podcasts

12th October, 2013

Already an art house hit in France and his native Singapore, Anthony Chen’s debut feature Ilo Ilo pulls inspiration from his younger experiences of family

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Ira Glass on Storytelling


20th March, 2012

Recent events aside, Ira Glass is widely recognised as one of the greatest broadcasters/storytellers/documentarians of our time and his Ira Glass on

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Ethics for the Starving Designer


3rd March, 2012

Everything we come into contact with ever day was at some point along its journey designed, which gives designers as a whole a vast amount of hidden power

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DN080: Gardens By the Bay – Squint/Opera

Animation, Podcasts

20th March, 2008

Squint/Opera are well known for their work operating in the space between the film industry and architectural practice, realising commissions as hybrid

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15 – Royston Tan

Live Action

17th June, 2006

Royston Tan had 27 cuts applied to his feature 15 when it was given a limited release in his native Singapore, due to its potential for "the

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