1999: SGIFF 12

SGIFF-Cover-1999-Resized

Artwork by: mmortal the Design Studio, Ching (Wizards of Light)

OPENING FILM

ORDINARY HEROES (QIAN YAN WAN YU)
BY ANN HUI (HONG KONG)

CLOSING FILM

THE HOLE (DONG)
BY TSAI MING-LIANG (TAIWAN, FRANCE)

1999 SILVER SCREEN AWARDS

MAIN JURY

Park Ki-yong, Jahnu Barua, Marilou Diaz-Abaya, Eric Khoo, Jane Yu Hui-chen

NETPAC/FIPRESCI JURY

Andreas Ungerböck, Arya Gunawan, Peter Brunette, Henrik List, Hanim Mohd Saleh

ASIAN FEATURE FILM CATEGORY

BEST ASIAN FEATURE

The Hole by Tsai Ming-liang

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

Connection by Fate by Wan Jen

SPECIAL MENTION

The Adopted Son (Beshkempir) by Aktan Abdykalykov

BEST DIRECTOR

Tsai Ming-liang (The Hole)

BEST SCREENPLAY

Minoru Iizuka (Ikinai)

BEST ACTOR

Joe Abeywickrama (Pura Handa Kaluwara)

BEST ACTRESS

Yang Kwei-mei (The Hole)

NETPAC/FIPRESCI AWARD

Connection by Fate by Wan Jen

NETPAC/FIPRESCI SPECIAL MENTION

Beshkempir by Aktan Abdykalykov

NETPAC/FIPRESCI SPECIAL MENTION

The Power of Kangwon Province by Hong Sang-Soo

SFC YOUNG CINEMA AWARD

Beshkempir by Aktan Abdykalykov

SINGAPORE SHORT FILM CATEGORY

BEST FILM

Datura by Abdul Nizam

BEST DIRECTOR

Tay Hui Ngi (Pariah’s Diary)

SPECIAL JURY PRIZE

Tmius by Shermeen Ng

SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD

Another Guy by Wee Li Lin

SPECIAL MENTION

Doh Laai Tin Sai by Edwin Yeo

SPECIAL MENTION

Please Use Stairs by Vitric Thng Hui Leong