Singapore’s Film Festivals
December 1, 2018 - September 28, 2019
There are 49 Film Festivals this year, according to the Singapore Film Society.
For those interested in niches, genres, curated offerings, themes … these offerings are for specific audiences and there are enough to cater to most interests and passions.
Here is a selection to browse through :
- Singapore International Children’s Film Festival : 9 June to 9 September @ various locations
- Big Eyes, Big Minds : Scheduled for May 2019 (to educate, enrich & inspire kids through diverse & imaginative films)
- Singapore Eco Film Festival : 1 to 4 November (focus on environmental issues)
- Minds Film Festival : 15 September to 7 October @ various Golden Village Cinemas (understanding a person behind a disability, understanding the realities faced by the intellectually disabled and the autistic)
- Singapore International Film Festival : 28 November to December 9
- French Animation Film Festival : the 7th edition took place in May in 2018; next in 2019 !
- Singapore Chinese Film Festival
- Asian Restored Classics : 24 August to 2nd September @ Capitol Theatre, Gallery Theatre and the National Museum of Singapore
- Buddhist Film Festival : 22 to 29 September @ Shaw Theatres Lido, Levels 5 and 6 (seven features and nine documentaries from nine countries)
- Perspectives Film Festival : 25 to 28 October, organised by undergraduates from NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication & Information
- Women in Film : 10 to 13 October @ Objectifs’ Chapel Gallery, Middle Road
- International Festival of Films on Art : 5 to 28 October @ the National Gallery (all things related to art)