Asian Restored Classics 2018

24th August 2018 — 02nd September 2018
Friday — Sunday


Capitol Theatre | Gallery Theatre, National Museum of Singapore

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The annual Asian Restored Classics (ARC) is a festival programme presented by the Asian Film Archive to celebrate the best of Asian cinema. The festival provides a platform for the iconic films that different institutions have restored to be appreciated by generations to come. Featuring films from the 20s to the 90s, ARC 2018 presents 9 timeless restored gems across Asia for the first time in Singapore.

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24 August – 25 September 2018

Capitol Theatre

30 August – 2 September 2018

Gallery Theatre, National Museum of Singapore

Festival Programme:

24 Aug 2018, 8pm:
TOKYO STORY (1953, Japan) by Yasujirō Ozu

25 Aug 2018, 4pm:
MADE IN HONG KONG (1997, Hong Kong) by Fruit Chan

25 Aug 2018, 8pm:
ORANG MINYAK (1958, Singapore/Malaysia) by L. Krishnan

30 Aug 2018, 8pm:
BATCH ’81 (1982, Philippines) by Mike de Leon

31 Aug 2018, 8pm:
YELLOW EARTH (1984, China) by Chen Kaige

1 Sep 2018, 4pm:
AIMLESS BULLET (1960, Korea) by Yu Hyun-mok

1 Sep 2018, 8pm:
TAMPOPO (1985, Japan) by Juzo Itami

2 Sep 2018, 3pm:
DARK HEAVEN (1958, Thailand) by Rattana Pestonji

2 Sep 2018, 5.30pm:
SHIRAZ: A ROMANCE OF INDIA (1928, India/United Kingdom/Germany) by Franz Osten