Ghosts from Singapore loom over Paris audience
“I am more comfortable with numbers than words,” Roystan Tan told an audience at the Quai Branly in Paris where his film 881 was shown as part of the Singapour Festivarts.
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“My producer forced me to add the word Lotus to 12 Lotus and I told him it wouldn’t work,” he added. “Well I was right, it wasn’t a great success.”
Speaking to RFI, Tan says that for him, “sound and image are equally important. In real life, my life is a musical. I like singing, so whenever I’m alone, I will imagine there will be music. In my i-pod I have six thousand different kinds of music that slide into my life in different stages.”