ASEAN Journeys – Short Films in Celebration of ASEAN@50

ASEAN Journeys ASEAN@50
08th July 2017 — 30th September 2017
Saturday — Saturday

Venue:

Various Public Libraries

Description:

Celebrate the diversity of ASEAN cinema through a showcase of short films that capture the resilience of the ASEAN people as they embrace the journey of modernity.

While our traditions, languages, cultures and histories vary, the stories of these journeys bind us together.

 

Programme 1

祝你幸福
Happily Ever After 
by Shaun Neo, Apple Ong and Pek Hong Kun
10 mins | Singapore | 2015 | Rating: PG
Happily Ever After

 

Three Wheels
by Kavich Neang
20 mins | Cambodia | 2015 | Rating: PG
Three Wheels

 

A Wounded Lion
by Joko Anwar
5 mins | Indonesia | 2016 | Rating: PG | Courtesy of National Gallery SingaporeA Wounded Lion

 

Those Below
by Xaisongkham Induangchanthy
20 mins | Laos | 2015 | Rating: PG13 (some coarse language)
Those Below

 

The Story of Ones
by Phạm Ngọc Lân
10 mins | Vietnam | 2011 | Rating: PG
The Story of Ones

 


Programme 2

 

A Flower’s Eyes  
by Tham Wai Fook
14 mins | Malaysia | 2016 | Rating: PG
A Flower's Eyes

 

Grandma Loleng
by Che Tagyamon
8 mins | Philippines | 2016 | Rating: PG
Lola Loleng

 

In Space
by Visra Vichit-Vadakan
16 mins | Thailand | 2009 | Rating: PG
In Space

A Letter from France
by Nippy Juffri
3 mins | Brunei | 2016 | Rating: PG
A Letter from France

 

海上皇宫 
The Palace on the Sea
by Midi Z
15 mins | Myanmar/Taiwan | 2014 | Rating: PG
Palace-on-the-Sea

 

If you’re interested in ASEAN cinema, do not miss the five Southeast restored films at Asian Restored Classics 2017 (31 Aug–10 Sep 2017).
More details at arc.asianfilmarchive.org

 


Registration Information:

Screenings Schedule

 

8 Jul (Sat)

Bukit Panjang Public Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 1

 

22 Jul (Sat)

Bukit Merah Public Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Radin Mas Hall
Films: Programme 2

 

18 Aug (Fri)

library@orchard
7pm to 8:30pm, Imagine
Films: Programme 1

Woodlands Regional Library
6:30pm to 8pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 2

 

27 Aug (Sun)

Sengkang Public Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 2

 

3 Sep (Sun)

Jurong Regional Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 2

Queenstown Public Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 1

 

9 Sep (Sat)

Bishan Public Library
5pm to 6:30pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 2

Geylang East Public Library
2pm to 3:30pm, Merpati Hall
Films: Programme 1

 

30 Sep (Sat)

Toa Payoh Public Library
1:30pm to 3pm, Programme Zone
Films: Programme 1

 

Please register at library eKiosks or at www.nlb.gov.sg/golibrary.