Singaplural: Perspectives On An Island

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What does Singapore mean to us?

Through a series of seven film screenings at the rooftop of the Wee Kim Wee School Of Communication and Information held in 2007, my friends and I challenged viewers to think about this island by looking at it from different perspectives provided by the films.

All the films screened were past final-year projects by former students and we also managed to invite some of the directors back for a question-and-answer session. You can hear some of the interviews here.

As part of the screenings, the following films were shown:

Singaporean?
We explore what it means to be Singaporean
Radio Station Forgot to Play My Favourite Song (2003)
In a Spo[r]t (2007)

Sin City
We ask if Singapore is really such a “clean” city
Waking Up  (2005)
The Last Flight of the Red Butterflies (2003)

Singapore’s Others
We seek out the “unwelcome” people in Singapore

Spaces (2004)
Going Glocal (2007) (24mins)

Singapore Culture?
We examine the culture product of our Singaporean way of life
Singapore Standard Time (2006)
Love in the Making (2005)

Love the Singapore way
Romance in Singapore
九月 (aka September) (2006)
Clean (2006)

Haunting Singapore
Spooking ourselves out Singapore style
Grey (2004)
Suicide Symphony (2007)

Singapore 201X
Projecting the future of Singapore
Merry Morticians! (2006)
Inspector X and the Eternal City (2006)

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