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Monthly archive September, 2013
Lillian Wang's Penghulu recalls nostalgia of kampung life by Kenneth Lee

Lillian Wang’s Penghulu recalls nostalgia of kampung life by Kenneth Lee

Penghulu, a film by Lillian Wang was screened a few weeks ago in August as part of the Friday seminar. This film was a tad more special than others I’ve watched in the past few weeks. Lillian, a director and also lecturer at The Puttnam School of Film, collaborated with her colleagues at school namely...
A morning with Ilo Ilo director Anthony Chen by Aron Castro

A morning with Ilo Ilo director Anthony Chen by Aron Castro

It is a film that has been making rounds throughout Singapore and around the world after taking away the Caméra d’Or  at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. We see its posters plastered on walls, its trailers airing on our television sets, and now we see it flying from one end of the world to another. ...