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FUNDRAISING COLLABORATION

A Limited Collectible is now in works with the creative duo, @knucklesandnotch.
An SGIFF initiative aimed at raising funds so that we may keep championing visual storytelling in Asia.
We guarantee this collaboration will be something to look out for!

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Festival Announcements

SGIFF Appoints Thong Kay Wee as New Programme Director

The Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) has appointed Singapore film programmer, Thong Kay Wee as its new Programme Director to lead the artistic elements of the Festival alongside Executive Director, Emily J. Hoe.

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Thong Kay Wee

SGIFF announces recipients for the Tan Ean Kiam Foundation – SGIFF Southeast Asian Documentary Grant

SGIFF announces its shortlist of documentaries which will receive the Tan Ean Kiam Foundation – SGIFF Southeast Asian Documentary Grant this year.

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SEA-DOC Grant Recipients

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

Latest News

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FILM NEWS

SGIFF Chairperson Boo Junfeng and Programme Director Thong Kay Wee share what’s coming up at this year’s Festival in an interview with Daniel Martin on CNA938.

We find out what we can expect at this year’s festival and whether the pandemic has affected the format. As well as why there’s been a lack of local films in festivals recently.

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FILMS TO CATCH

Gagarine screened at SGIFF last year, watch it again at The Projector!

Youri, 16, has lived all his life in Gagarine Cité, a vast red brick housing project on the outskirts of Paris named after Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space. From the heights of his apartment, he dreams of becoming an astronaut.

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SGIFF ALUMNI NEWS

Congratulations to our alumni Lee Yve Vonn!

Lee Yve Vonn’s feature film project, Oasis of Now – directed by Chee Sum Chia and produced by Afternoon Pictures – received funding recommendation from the Berlinale World Cinema Fund of a total of € 40,000.

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SGIFFCHATS

#SGIFFchats with film director Trương Minh Quý

Trương Minh Quý was born in Buôn Ma Thuột, a small city in Vietnam. Quý 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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