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8th Asian Film Symposium (non-SFS event)

What In its 8th year running, the regional film programme, which aims to deepen the dialogue and networking between countries in the region, will feature film screenings, forums, discussions and workshops.
When 14 September 2008 (Sunday) - 22 September 2008 (Monday)
Where The Substation
45 Armenian Street, Singapore 179936. Tel: (65) 63377 535 / Fax: (65) 6337 2729
Admission

Film details and ticketing info at:

http://www.substation.org/AFS08.html

 

 

The Substation Moving Images presents

8th Asian Film Symposium

14 to 22 September 2008

The Substation Theatre and The Picturehouse

http://www.substation.org/AFS08.html

In its 8th year running, the regional film programme, which aims to deepen the dialogue and networking between countries in the region, will feature film screenings, forums, discussions and workshops.



<HIGHLIGHTS>

Highlights this year include the opening film LOVERS ON THE ROAD by Jessey Tsang, which premiered at the 32nd Hong Kong International Film Festival, and the closing film, THIS DARLING LIFE by Angie Chen, a poignant dog lovers movie that touched audiences at the Hong Kong Asian Film Screening 2008.

This year, there will also be a forum on film financing models in Asia, a seminar for young filmmakers by veteran Hong Kong filmmaker Angie Chen, a producer's workshop by Kelvin Sng and a documentary directors' talk by Tony Kern and Eng Yee Peng, who each bring with them experiences from different screening circuits, on distribution and marketing.

Plus appearances by the local and overseas filmmakers and curators! Join us at the only indie film networking event of the year!

 

Film details and ticketing info at:

http://www.substation.org/AFS08.html

 

Facebook event:

http://www.new.facebook.com/event.php?eid=23913354150

<FILM PROGRAMME>

14 Sept Sunday - The Picturehouse

6.30pm – Reception, Opening films “Kawaii” & “Lovers on the Road”

 

15 Sept - The Substation, Theatre

7.30pm – Director’s Talk by Tony Kern and Eng Yee Peng on Marketing & Distributing Documentaries + Screening of “A Month of Hungry Ghosts”

 

18 Sept Thursday - The Substation, Theatre

7.30pm - S-Express: Singapore and Malaysia

 

19 Sept Friday - The Substation, Theatre

7.30pm - S-Express: Thailand and Indonesia

 

20 Sept Saturday - The Substation, Theatre

1.30pm - Producer’s Workshop by Kelvin Sng + Screening of “My Blue Heaven” & “Together”

4.30pm - Forum on Film Financing models

7.30pm - S-Express: Chinese 1

 

21 Sept Sunday - The Substation, Theatre

1.30pm - Medium Length Films: Philippines

4.30pm – Filmmaker’s Seminar by HK Filmmaker Angie Chen

7.30pm - S-Express: Chinese 2

 

22 Sept Monday - The Picturehouse

7pm - Closing films “Summar” & “This Darling Life”, Q&A and Reception