Listings for Film Festivals

L’INVISIBLE ESSENCE : LE PETIT PRINCE (Invisible Essence : The Little Prince)

L’INVISIBLE ESSENCE : LE PETIT PRINCE (Invisible Essence : The Little Prince)

March 19, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
Alliance Française de Singapour, 1 Sarkies Road Singapore 258130

Tuesday, 19 March 2019 – 8.00pm 90mins Canada, France, 2018 Documentary In French and in English with English subtitles Rating: PG Director: Charles Officer Synopsis: A tribute to the author Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, this documentary explores the legacy of world-famous book The … Continue reading

LES AVENTURES DE SPIROU ET FANTASIO (Spirou and Fantasio’s Big Adventures)

LES AVENTURES DE SPIROU ET FANTASIO (Spirou and Fantasio’s Big Adventures)

March 17, 2019 at 04-00 PM - , ,
Alliance Française de Singapour, 1 Sarkies Road Singapore 258130

89mins, France, 2018 Adventure, Family, Comedy In French with English subtitles Rating: PG Director: Alexandre Coffre Cast: Thomas Solivérès, Alex Lutz, Géraldine Nakache $9.00 (AF members) and $11.00 (Non-members) Synopsis:Spirou is a thief pretending to be a groom in a palace. Fantasio is a reporter … Continue reading

SAUVER OU PÉRIR (Through the Fire)

SAUVER OU PÉRIR (Through the Fire)

March 14, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
Alliance Française de Singapour, 1 Sarkies Road Singapore 258130

SAUVER OU PÉRIR (Through the Fire) France, 2018 Director: Frédéric Tellier Cast: Pierre Niney, Anaïs Demoustier, Vincent Rottiers In French, with English subtitles – 116mins Rating: M18 – Some nudity. Relevant ID to be presented at the door for verification Synopsis: … Continue reading

L’OPÉRA

L’OPÉRA

March 16, 2019 at 08-00 PM - ,
Alliance Française de Singapour 1 Sarkies Road, Singapore 258130

The Paris Opera Synopsis At the Paris Opera, backstage, artists and crew prepare to raise the curtain on a new season with Schönberg’s Moses and Aaron. But the announcement of a strike and the arrival of a bull in a supporting role complicate matters. At … Continue reading

L’INVISIBLE ESSENCE : LE PETIT PRINCE

L’INVISIBLE ESSENCE : LE PETIT PRINCE

March 19, 2019 at 08-00 PM - , ,
Alliance Française de Singapour 1 Sarkies Road, Singapore 258130

FRANCOPHONIE FESTIVAL | L’INVISIBLE ESSENCE : LE PETIT PRINCE (Invisible Essence : The Little Prince) Meet the director : screening followed by a Q&A with documentary director Charles Officer and Dr. Claude Garrandès, President of Association Arrimage, who published “The … Continue reading

Francophonie Day

Francophonie Day

March 23, 2019 at 03-00 PM - , ,
Alliance Française de Singapore

The Francophone world in Singapore will gather on 23 March at Alliance Française to celebrate the Day of la Francophonie. The Alliance will again welcome booths featuring games and food from the participating Francophone countries. La médiathèque will be under the spotlight, driving the game “Dis-moi dix … Continue reading

SCUFF 2017

SCUFF 2017

February 24, 2017 at 08-30 PM - , ,
Alliance Francaise

SINGAPORE CULT & UNDERGROUND FILM FESTIVAL (SCUFF) 2017 A lonely farm girl with a disturbing secret, a tale of brotherhood forged in the unlikeliest of places, a badass female vigilante from the blaxploitation era, and the story behind one of the … Continue reading

SCUFF 2018

SCUFF 2018

February 23, 2018 at 08-00 PM - , ,
The Gallery, *SCAPE Level 5

SCUFF is back and this year we are very proud to include in our selection, a groundbreaking chinese animation that has won the prestigious Golden Horse Award for Best Animation Feature for 2017. We have also included two highly acclaimed … Continue reading

29th Singapore International Film Festival

29th Singapore International Film Festival

November 28, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
Capitol Theatre, Filmgarde Bugis, National Gallery Singapore, National Museum of Singapore, The Cathay

The Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) is the largest and longest-running film event in Singapore. Founded in 1987 by Geoffrey Malone and L. Leland Whitney, the Festival focuses on showcasing international films and providing a global platform for the best … Continue reading

French Film Festival 2018

French Film Festival 2018

November 8, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
Our Tampines Hub, The Projector, Shaw Theatres Lido & Alliance Française.

Fall in love with storytelling magic of French films once again as the French Film Festival 2018 returns to beguile you in the latest and greatest of French cinema! Be mesmerised by the diverse line-up of close to 30 celebrated … Continue reading

Keppel Latin American Film Festival 2018

Keppel Latin American Film Festival 2018

November 22, 2018 at 06-30 PM - , , ,
National Gallery Singapore, 1 St. Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957

​ The Keppel Latin American Film Festival (KLAFF), is an exciting annual film festival organized by the Resident Embassies in Singapore of Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, Chile, Cuba, Mexico, Panama, Peru & Venezuela.   ​”Come and join our yearly journey to Latin American … Continue reading

Mexican movie “The Noble Family”

Mexican movie “The Noble Family”

November 1, 2018 at 06-30 PM - , ,
Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, UT23-02-01, NUS University Town, 8 College Avenue West, Singapore 138608

Dear friends, We are happy to share with you that the Embassy of Mexico in collaboration with Yale-NUS College and Department of Spanish of NUS, we will screen the Mexican movie “The Noble Family” (PG rating), followed by  Q&A. *Free admission* Please … Continue reading

German Film Festival 2018

German Film Festival 2018

October 25, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
Alliance Francaise de Singapour, Golden Village Plaza Singapura, National Gallery Singapore, Singapore Botanic Gardens

The German Film Festival in Singapore has come a long way since the first film week in 1978 organised by the Goethe-Institut Singapore. In the Festival’s 22nd edition, a selection of the latest films from Germany and Europe will be … Continue reading

JUST A BREATH AWAY – (DANS LA BRUME)

JUST A BREATH AWAY – (DANS LA BRUME)

November 9, 2018 at 07-00 PM - , ,
Various Locations

Mathieu will stop at nothing to find a cure for his 11-year-old daughter Sarah’s childhood illness, which confined her to a hermetic, bubble-like chamber since she was born. When a sudden earthquake hits Paris and a deadly gas cloud begins … Continue reading

HAUNTED HOTEL – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

HAUNTED HOTEL – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Vacationing in Malaysia, a female tourist from China and her friends decide to travel to Genting Highlands. However, due to some confusion, they end up staying at one of Asia’s most haunted hotels. After realising the eerie situation that they … Continue reading

YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

YOU MEAN THE WORLD TO ME – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 09-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Sunny (Frederick Lee), a film director, returns to his hometown of Penang to shoot a new film, an autobiographical story about his family, all without his family’s knowledge or approval. It has been years since he was last home, and … Continue reading

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 04-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Young Chef Huang (Namewee) struggles to get his restaurant business going because he cannot adapt to the localized cooking his patrons are looking for. However, contradictory to his unpopular cuisine, he is also well-known as Hero Huang in the local … Continue reading

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

NASI LEMAK 2.0 – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Young Chef Huang (Namewee) struggles to get his restaurant business going because he cannot adapt to the localized cooking his patrons are looking for. However, contradictory to his unpopular cuisine, he is also well-known as Hero Huang in the local … Continue reading

AASAAN (THE PROFESSOR) – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

AASAAN (THE PROFESSOR) – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 29, 2018 at 04-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Madhusoodhanan is a private University Mathematical professor who lives a very simple yet content life with his only daughter, Mythili. She is all he has in life after losing his pregnant wife in a car accident few years ago. Madhusoodhanan … Continue reading

MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE CINEMA:  Shared Histories & Common Markets?

MALAYSIA AND SINGAPORE CINEMA: Shared Histories & Common Markets?

September 29, 2018 at 01-30 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 old parliament lane, Singapore 179429

Malaysia and Singapore have a shared early cinema history. Over the last few years, there have been film production collaborations between the two countries as film funders see a common market emerging. Many mainstream feature films have seen commercial screenings … Continue reading

LEBUHRAYA KE NERAKA – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

LEBUHRAYA KE NERAKA – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 28, 2018 at 09-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Directed by Mamat Khalid, the story follows a group of bikers, who call themselves Rentaz, decide to go on a high-speed cross-country road trip to Betong Siam. However, the group ends up journeying into the underworld of hell instead. Director: … Continue reading

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 30, 2018 at 01-30 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Mrs K is a housewife who lives in a quiet suburban neighbourhood with her husband, Mr K and their daughter Lil’ K. One day, a stranger shows up to blackmail Mrs K. He’s an ex-cop who knows about her unseemly … Continue reading

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

MRS K. – Malaysian Film Festival 2018

September 28, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
Screening Room, The Arts House, 1 Old Parliament Lane, Singapore 179429

Mrs K is a housewife who lives in a quiet suburban neighbourhood with her husband, Mr K and their daughter Lil’ K. One day, a stranger shows up to blackmail Mrs K. He’s an ex-cop who knows about her unseemly … Continue reading

SOUFRA: The Asian Premiere

SOUFRA: The Asian Premiere

September 1, 2018 at 04-30 PM - , ,
17 Stamford Rd, Singapore 178907

The event will be an immersive experience of community. A first of its kind, in Asia. As we share in the story of inspirational women in Beirut, we celebrate the triumphant human spirit. Air Amber and Rebelhouse Asia present an … Continue reading

2 Sep: The Cakemaker – Israel Film Festival

2 Sep: The Cakemaker – Israel Film Festival

September 2, 2018 at 04-30 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

A young German pastry maker travels to Jerusalem in search for the wife and son of his dead lover. Thomas, a young German baker is having an affair with married Oren, but learns the hard way that his lover passed … Continue reading

1 Sep: SHELTER – Israel Film Festival

1 Sep: SHELTER – Israel Film Festival

September 1, 2018 at 08-00 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

Lemon Tree meets John Le Carre in a subtle thriller set in Germany involving Mona, a Lebanese woman (Golshifteh Farahani), and Naomi, an Israeli Mossad agent (Neta Riskin) sent to protect their informant while recovering from plastic surgery for her … Continue reading

1 SEP: WALTZ WITH BASHIR – Israel Film Festival

1 SEP: WALTZ WITH BASHIR – Israel Film Festival

September 1, 2018 at 05-00 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

Commemorating 10 years of WALTZ WITH BASHIR, an award winning, animated documentary based on the memoirs of Israeli director, Ari Folman. The film begins with Ari’s friend telling him about a recurring nightmare in which he is chased by 26 … Continue reading

31 Aug: The Testament – Israel Film Festival

31 Aug: The Testament – Israel Film Festival

August 31, 2018 at 07-30 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

The Testament, focuses on Dr. Yoel Halberstam (Ori Pfeffer), an Israeli historian with the Jerusalem Holocaust Institute, who is leading a high-profile court battle to preserve a site in Austria where 200 Jewish forced laborers were massacred and buried in … Continue reading

2 SEP: LONGING – Israel Film Festival

2 SEP: LONGING – Israel Film Festival

September 2, 2018 at 07-30 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

When a well off middle-aged bachelor suddenly learns that a former girlfriend secretly gave birth to his son 20 years ago, he finds himself stuck at a crossroad. What should he do? Director Savi Gabizon returns after a 14-year hiatus … Continue reading

29 Aug: LONGING – Israel Film Festival

29 Aug: LONGING – Israel Film Festival

August 29, 2018 at 08-00 PM - ,
The Projector, 6001 Beach Road Golden Mile Tower #05-00, Singapore 199589

When a well off middle-aged bachelor suddenly learns that a former girlfriend secretly gave birth to his son 20 years ago, he finds himself stuck at a crossroad. What should he do? Director Savi Gabizon returns after a 14-year hiatus … Continue reading

Mexican Film Fest 2018

Mexican Film Fest 2018

June 7, 2018 at 07-00 PM - ,
The Projector & NUS Shaw Foundation Alumni House

The Mexican Film Festival 2018 is jointly presented by the Embassy of Mexico in Singapore, The Projector and NUS Office of Alumni Relations. Come take a peek as we traverse across the various shades of one of the most culturally … Continue reading

10 – 20 May: 28th European Union Film Festival

10 – 20 May: 28th European Union Film Festival

May 10, 2018 at 08-00 AM - , ,
National Gallery Singapore, 1 St Andrew's Rd, Singapore 178957 - Ngee Ann Kongsi Auditorium, B1

The European Union Film Festival (EUFF), Singapore’s longest running foreign film festival, returns for its 28th edition. The EUFF, known for showcasing the best of contemporary European cinema, will run from May 10 to May 20, 2018. All films will … Continue reading

28TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (SGIFF)

28TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL (SGIFF)

November 23, 2017 at 08-00 AM - ,

The Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) returns for its 28th edition from 23 November to 3 December 2017. Founded in 1987, SGIFF is the largest and longest-running film event in Singapore. Known for its dynamic programming and focus on ground-breaking … Continue reading