Documenting night markets or what is colloquially known as “pasar malams” in Singapore, Make.Shift. offers an understanding of the trade and its conventions. Through interviews with contractors and store vendors, the documentary investigates the present state of pasar malams in economically tough times and its future in Singapore.

Director: Yang Yunxin
Release Year: 2009
Subtitles: English
Language: Mandarin, English, Cantonese
Producer: Foo Xue Lin
Rating: PG
Runtime: 17m00s
Production Country: Singapore
Accession No: 2009-D-1549

Cast List:

  • Alan Toh, Ivan Ho, Lim Chin, Yang Mei, Lee Woon Chiang


  • Director of Photography - Joanna Koo; Video Editor / Sound Recordist - Duong Cam Tu; Supervising Tutor - Nikki Draper; Scriptwriter - Yang Yunxin; Audio Post-Production - Mega Media Pte Ltd; Music Co -