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[SCREENING & DIALOGUE] Singapore International Film Festival Presents NEW WAVES: EMERGING VOICES OF SOUTHEAST ASIA CINEMA
July 25 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
New Waves shines a spotlight on young filmmakers who are making waves through the archipelago, forming an emerging community within Southeast Asia. Join them in a film screening and dialogue with guest speakers from different disciplines, centered upon their unique and personal approaches to utilising film as a mode of expression. Come participate in these open dialogue sessions to find out more about this emerging community of filmmakers in anticipation of the 29th edition of the Singapore International Film Festival end-2018.
New Waves is a programme by the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF), with Programme Partner *SCAPE and Festival Hotel ibis Singapore on Bencoolen. SGIFF is an event of the Singapore Media Festival.
SPECIAL EDITION â€“ ASIAN THREE-FOLD MIRROR: REFLECTIONS
25 July | Sharifah Amani in dialogue with Janice Koh
Directed by Brillante Mendoza, Isao Yukisada, and Sotho Kulikar, Asian Three-Fold Mirror: Reflections is an omnibus feature film initialed by the Tokyo International Film Festival and the Japan Foundation Asia Centre that encourages the potential of cross-cultural exchange between Southeast Asia and Japan.
In this special edition of New Waves, we invite actress Sharifah Amani to share her experience working with Isao Yukisada on the segment Pigeon, the directorâ€™s homage to the late Malaysian director Yasmin Ahmad which was shot in Penang. In dialogue with established actress and former Nominated Member of Parliament Janice Koh, Sharifah will provide her personal insights into the convergence of filmmaking practice from both countries, the lessons learnt, as well as the challenges faced in this unique cross-cultural exchange.
â€¢ Reflections: Asian Three-Fold Mirror (Director: Brillante Mendoza, Isao Yukisada, and
Sotho Kulikar / Japan, Malaysia, Cambodia, Philippines / 2016 / 118min)
More information available here.
Date: 25 July 2018
Time: 8:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Venue: *SCAPE Gallery, Level 5, 2 Orchard Link
Tickets available via Peatix here.