The 32nd SGIFF kicks off its Call For Entry! Seeking out all film lovers, filmmakers, production & distribution houses, film and cultural institutions working on Asian and Southeast Asian cinema to participate in the festival.



27 August 2021 (Friday)


6:00pm (GMT+8)

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Festival Announcements

SGIFF’s 2021 Film Academy Talks are finally up on our Youtube page!

Catch the full recording of all three talks here.

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SGIFF Film Academy Talks

SGIFF Presents Moonlight Cinema 2021 at Gardens by the Bay

SGIFF will host its fourth edition of Moonlight Cinema in August, where audiences can enjoy free film screenings that spotlight the whimsical and magical side of Singapore.

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SGIFF 2021 Moonlight Cinema

SGIFF announces recipients for the SGIFF Southeast Asian Short Film Grant

SGIFF announces its shortlist of short films which will receive the SGIFF Southeast Asian Short Film Grant this year.

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SEA-SHORTS Grant Recipients

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SGIFF proudly celebrates these directors for being selected to be part of the Cannes lineup this year.

Up first, a project produced by Jeremy Chua of Singapore’s Pลtocol โ€“ ๐˜™๐˜ฆ๐˜ฉ๐˜ข๐˜ฏ๐˜ข ๐˜”๐˜ข๐˜ณ๐˜บ๐˜ข๐˜ฎ ๐˜•๐˜ฐ๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ. ๐˜›๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ ๐˜ฆ๐˜ข๐˜ณ ๐˜ฐ๐˜ง ๐˜ต๐˜ฉ๐˜ฆ ๐˜Œ๐˜ท๐˜ฆ๐˜ณ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต๐˜ช๐˜ฏ๐˜จ ๐˜š๐˜ต๐˜ฐ๐˜ณ๐˜ฎ by Singaporean director Anthony Chen will be presented under Special Screening at the Cannes Film Festival this year. Finally, we have director Quang Nongโ€™s ๐˜‰๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜บ ๐˜‘๐˜ข๐˜ค๐˜ฌ๐˜ง๐˜ณ๐˜ถ๐˜ช๐˜ต ๐˜‰๐˜ข๐˜ฃ๐˜บ ๐˜Ž๐˜ถ๐˜ข๐˜ท๐˜ข which will be presented at the Cannes Docs Spotlighted Projects. Congratulations to all!

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#SGIFFchats with film director Trฦฐฦกng Minh Quรฝ

Trฦฐฦกng Minh Quรฝ was born in Buรดn Ma Thuแป™t, a small city in Vietnam. Quรฝ lives and works in the vibrancy of memories and present moments, his narratives and images, lying between documentary and fiction, personal and impersonal, drawing on the landscape of his homeland, childhood memories, and the historical context of Vietnam.

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Film Review: Faraway My Shadow Wandered (2020)

Faraway My Shadow Wandered by Liao Jiekai and Sudhee Liao screened at SGIFF last year, check out Sindie’s review here.

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Tiong Bahru Social Club is showing at The Projector on National Day weekend!

Director Tan Bee Thiamโ€™s offbeat satirical comedy takes a whimsical and soft sci-fi approach to poke fun at Singaporeโ€™s preoccupation with results-driven practicalities.

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