Forum & Events
Beyond film screenings, join us in our Forum sessions & events by filmmakers and industry experts that offer insights into the creative processes and developments in cinema culture.
Assaulting the Strongman: The Cinema of Adilkhan Yerzhanov
Are power structures fated to be intertwined with the masculine? Join us in conversation with Kazakh writer-director Adilkhan Yerzhanov as he discusses his two new films: Assault and Goliath, and their devious assaults on strongman dictators.
Featured speakers: Adilkhan YERZHANOV, Olga KHLASHEVA
25 Nov 2022, Fri 9:00 PM Oldham Theatre 60 Mins
Future of Cinema
We All Paint Ourselves Green
This panel discusses the potentials and pitfalls of tech-driven production. For a local film industry that commonly faces limited resources, could these tools aid filmmaking?
Featured speakers: Jolinna ANG, Debbie DING, HUANG Jun Xiang, Benjamin KEE, Federico RUBERTO, Benjamin SEIDE
26 Nov 2022, Sat 11:00 AM Oceanus Media Global 120 Mins
Short Film Programme 4:
A Virtual Reality Experience
SGIFF presents our first VR film programme! Enjoy a fully immersive experience of the moving image in this double bill of local VR films. Walk into bizarre realities, otherworldly and beautiful, inspired by the Singaporean condition.
27 Nov 2022, Sun 12:00 PM 42 Waterloo Street 20 Mins
Mildly Offensive, Sometimes Accurate
Watch players take on controversial statements about our local acting industry in this interactive gameplay.
Featured speakers: Hossan LEONG | Host, Jalyn HAN | Player, HE Shuming | Player, KOO Chia Meng | Player, Kris ONG | Player, Sivakumar PALAKRISHNAN | Player, Cassandra SPYKERMAN | Player, Wendy TOH | Player
29 Nov 2022, Tue 7:00 PM LASALLE College of the Arts, Creative Cube 120 Mins
An urgent conversation tackling the roles of contemporary film programming amid increasing scrutiny over its relevance.
Featured speakers: Dennis LIM, Elise JALLADEAU, Maggie LEE, Nam Dong-chul, Thomas ROSSO
30 Nov 2022, Wed 7:00 PM LASALLE College of the Arts, Creative Cube 120 Mins
SGIFF Double-Bill Fundraiser 2022
We invite you to join us at our special double-bill fundraiser at Projector X: Picturehouse! Featuring a screening of Baby Queen, directed by LEI Yuan Bin, and a live drag show featuring an exciting mix of performers from the cast.
Featured speakers: Opera Tang, Femme Fartale, Sapphire Blast, Ada Heart
30 Nov 2022, Wed 8:00 PM Projector X: Picturehouse, Yangtze 120 Mins