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Best of Singapore Independent Animation

1 Jul 2016, Fri 7:30pm - 8:30pm
The Single Screen, Block 43 Malan Road

This selection of the best animated short films from Singapore is curated by the renowned independent animation director Tan Wei Keong – a graduate of the Digital Animation programme at the School of Art, Design and Media at NTU. His newest film The Great Escape has been selected for the most important animation film festival in Annecy, France for its 2016 edition. He presents at the NTU CCA Singapore, an overview of the astonishing quality and stylistic variety Singaporean animation authors have developed through animated short films over (roughly) the last decade.

Screening list

1. The Tiger of 142B
Directed by Harry and Henry Zhuang

2. Ways of Seeing
Directed by Jerrold Chong

3. Pifuskin
Directed by Tan Wei Keong

4. My Father is a Washerman
Directed by Srinivas Bhakta

5. Gnome
Directed by Sacha Goedegebure

6. Crocodile Journals
Directed by Yeo Lee Nah

7. The Violin
Directed by Ervin Han

This event is part of as part of the conference The Cosmos of Animation hosted at NTU ADM and organised by the Society for Animation Studies, NTU. We thank Associate Professor Hans-Martin Rall of NTU ADM for the collaboration.

Image Credits: Harry and Henry Zhuang The Tiger of 142b (2015), film still, copyright: Harry and Henry Zhuang.