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Veteran Sanif Olek’s Advice for Young Filmmakers

6 December 2010

Veteran Sanif Olek’s Advice for Young Filmmakers

Sanif Olek is one of the island’s finest TV director and independent filmmaker.

In a career spanning 15 years Sanif has produced numerous award-winning TV programmes, music videos and commercials.

Sanif himself has won the “˜Best Director’ award twice at MediaCorp’s Pesta Perdana that honours the best in the Malay television industry in Singapore.

His LOVE trilogy comprising of the short films LOST SOLE, A LA FOLIE and AMEEN have won numerous awards and screened at numerous international film festivals.

The veteran director shares some advice on his official blog for young Singaporeans starting out to make films.

Sanif Olek’s AMEEN will screen as part of Sinema Showoff! Curator’s Picks (Season 2010) on Tuesday, 21 December. Admission is FREE. Tickets are available online or at the door on a first come first serve basis. Director will be in attendance.

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