New Waves shines a spotlight on young filmmakers who are making waves through the archipelago, forming an emerging community within Southeast Asia. Join them in a series of dialogues with Singaporean artists, writers and curators from different disciplines, as they recollect their entrance into cinema, their unique and personal approaches to utilising film as a mode of expression, and its convergence with other art forms and everyday life. Come participate in these open dialogue sessions to find out more about this emerging community of filmmakers in anticipation of the upcoming 27th edition of the Singapore International Film Festival.
Gladys Ng [Singapore]: Capturing the Ephemeral
(In dialogue with Yu-Mei Balasingamchow)
With soft-focuses and dreamy imagery, Gladys Ng has carved a niche in Singapore filmmaking with her distinct style and vision. She will be joined by local author and editor Yu-Mei Balasingamchow as they discuss the artistic craft of capturing the personal and the ephemeral. This session includes a screening of Gladys’ award-winning short, My Father After Dinner (Best Singapore Short Film, SGIFF Silver Screen Awards 2015) and a script reading.
Venue: *SCAPE Gallery (Level 5), 2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978
Admission: Free Seating (Refundable $5 ticket via Peatix)
Info & Tickets: http://sgiff.com/newwaves
When: 27 Apr 2016, 8pm - 10pm