1997: SGIFF 10

SGIFF-Cover-1997-Resized

Artwork by: Immortal the Design Studio

OPENING FILM

GABBEH
BY MOHSEN MAKHMALBAF (IRAN, FRANCE)

CLOSING FILM

BREAKING THE WAVES
BY LARS VON TRIER (DENMARK, FRANCE)

1997 SILVER SCREEN AWARDS

MAIN JURY

Tian Zhuangzhuang, Garin Nugroho, Park Kwang-su, Cherd Songsri, Chong Wing Hong

NETPAC/FIPRESCI JURY

Aruna Vasudev, Derek Malcolm, Kim Dong-ho, Nakorn Veerapravati, Theresa Tan

ASIAN FEATURE FILM CATEGORY

BEST ASIAN FEATURE

Gabbeh by Mohsen Makhmalbaf

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

The River by Tsai Ming-liang

BEST DIRECTOR

Wu Tianming (The King of Masks)

BEST ACTOR

Miao Tien (The River)

BEST ACTRESS

Machiko Ono (Suzaku)

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

12 Storeys by Eric Khoo

SINGAPORE SHORT FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

Beansprouts and Salted Fish by Chee Kong Cheah (Cheek)

BEST DIRECTOR

Wee Li Lin (Norman on the Air)

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Beansprouts and Salted Fish by Chee Kong Cheah (Cheek)