1998: SGIFF 11

SGIFF-Cover-1998-Resized

Artwork by: Sai Beng Yoong

OPENING FILM

HANA-BI (FIREWORKS)
BY TAKESHI KITANO (JAPAN)

CLOSING FILM

HAPPY TOGETHER (CHUN GUANG ZHA XIE)
BY WONG KAR-WAI (HONG KONG)

1998 SILVER SCREEN AWARDS

MAIN JURY

Nan Triveni Achnas, Darius Mehrjui, Ing K, Dang Nhat Minh, Ho Yoke Weng

NETPAC/FIPRESCI JURY

Anne de Gasperi, Seno Gumira Ajidarma, Wong Tuck Cheong, Andy Klein, Kelvin Tong

TELEVISION AWARD JURY

Arya Gunawan, Wang Shau-di, Susan Tsang

ASIAN FEATURE FILM CATEGORY

BEST ASIAN FEATURE

Children of the Heaven by Majid Majidi

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

Ayneh (The Mirror) by Jafar Panahi

BEST DIRECTOR

Jafar Panahi (Ayneh [The Mirror])

UOB YOUNG CINEMA AWARD

Wolves Cry Under the Moon by Ho Ping

BEST ACTOR

Sunny Chan Kam Hung (Hold You Tight)

BEST ACTRESS

Nita Fernando (Walls Within)

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

In the Navel of the Sea by Marilou Diaz-Abaya

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

Hold You Tight by Stanley Kwan

SINGAPORE SHORT FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

By Dawn’s Early Rise by Ong Lay Jinn

BEST DIRECTOR

Jack Neo (Replacement Killers)