1996: SGIFF 9

SGIFF-Cover-1996-Resized

Artwork by: Immortal the Design Studio

OPENING FILM

THE CONFESSIONAL (LE CONFESSIONNAL)
BY ROBERT LEPAGE

CLOSING FILM

MEMORIES
BY KATSUHIRO OTOMO, KOJI MORIMOTO, TENSAI OKAMURA (JAPAN)

1996 SILVER SCREEN AWARDS

MAIN JURY

Jeannette Paulson, Gotot Prakosa, Ishmael Bernal, Mark Shaw, Pierre Rissient

NETPAC/FIPRESCI JURY

Peggy Chiao, Klaus Eder, John Powers, Sudhir Bose, Jackie Liu

ASIAN FEATURE FILM CATEGORY

BEST ASIAN FEATURE

Cardiogram by Darezhan Omirbayev

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

On the Beat by Ning Ying

BEST DIRECTOR

Edward Yang (Mahjong)

BEST ACTOR

Bishnu Kharghoria (It’s a Long Way to the Sea [Xagoroloi Bohudoor])

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Good Men, Good Women by Hou Hsiao-hsien

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

Good Men, Good Women by Hou Hsiao-hsien

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

It’s a Long Way to the Sea by Jahnu Barua

SINGAPORE SHORT FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

A Moveable Feast by Sandi Tan, Jasmine Ng, Kelvin Tong