First Look: ‘The Leap Years’1 min readReading Time: < 1 minute
Directed by: Jean Yeo
Produced by: MediaCorp Raintree Pictures
The Leap Years is slated for release early next year, and stars Joan Chen, Qi Yu Wu, Ananda Everingham and Wong Li-Lin.
Synopsis [source: Raintree Pictures]: Based on a novella by well-acclaimed writer Dr Catherine Lim, The Leap Years is a movie about a young Singaporean girl having chance upon her special someone on 29th February. She decides to base her intuition on an Irish leap year tradition that no man will refuse any request of a lady and invites him out for a date. Together, they embark on a romantic journey that spans over 12 years, meeting only thrice in 12 years, on the leap year.
Together with a colourful cast including Joan Chen, Ananda Everingham, Li Lin, Qi Yu Wu, Vernetta Lopez, Nadya Hutagulung — THE LEAP YEARS aims to capture the fascinating sensibilities and the essence of life in contemporary Singapore.
Trailer for upcoming movie: The Leap Years.