"My Singapore Style" Micro Film Competition


Do you enjoy shooting and editing films?

For those that are interested in film making, there is a platform for you to showcase your talent now!
Check out the "My Singapore Style" Micro Film Competition! 
All you have to do is to shoot a micro film, not longer than 10 minutes, based on the topic "My Singapore Style" and send in your entries by 1st February 2019.
Hurrry! Pick up your camera or mobile phone now and start creating your very own version of “My Singapore Style” with your creativity! 
Participants stand a chance to win great cash prizes! 

Registration deadline is now extended till 31st December 2018
For more information, please visit http://microfilm.zaobao.com/2018/  




My Singapore Style” Micro Film Competition is now open for submissionsFollowing the “My Singapore Story” andMy Singapore Future” themes in 2014 and 2016 respectively, participants are invited to work on the theme, “MySingapore Style” for this round, to share the spirit, culture and values that best represents Singapore.


Jointly organised by Singapore Federation of Chinese Clan Associations (SFCCA), Singapore Chinese CulturalCentre (SCCCand Chinese Daily Lianhe Zaobao, the biennial micro film competition is committed to provide a creative platform for all, regardless of age, race and nationality, to document their stories, memories and experiences relating to Singapore.


According to the organisers, the theme, My Singapore Style, for this round, which is also the third edition of the competition, has been broadened to include a wider range of subjects that could span across space and timeaswell as bring new insights of what embodies Singapore. It is also hoped that participants and viewers could be drawn into discovering their deep emotional connections to Singapore, and alongside forge a stronger sense of belonging and identity among them.


In a bid to encourage novices to participate and equip them with the necessary skills, a series of workshops on production of micro film will be conducted in Mandarin and English respectively, from September to November 2018. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from veteran filmmaker Boris Boo, on the essentials of micro film production.


An eight-member panel, comprising of film makers, critics and academics from diverse backgrounds will judge the entries. They include the Vice Chairman of Singapore Film Society, David Lee; The Straits Time video News Editor, E-Von Yeung; MediaCorp Senior Producer, Tan Ing How; Director of Centre for Chinese Studies atSingapore University of Social SciencesDr Foo Tee Tuan; Film Columnist of Singapore University of Social Sciences, Will Ding; Filmmaker, Eva Tang; Executive Creative Director of 10Am Communications, Lim Sau Hoong; and Creative Director of Papahan Films, M Raihan Halim.


On top of trophies, a total of up to $32,500 cash prizes will be given to the top three winners in both the Open and Student categories. There will also be awards for the most popular and creative micro films,  the best actor/actressand director as well as winners for new Overseas category. Registration of interest is open till 15 November 2018, while entries are to be submitted by 1 February 2019. 

For registration or for more information, please visit the official page at http://microfilm.zaobao.com/2018/ or contact SFCCA Secretariat Ms Jazmyn Huang at 6354 4078 or email her at jazmynhuang@sfcca.sg.


1/2/2019 (Fri)
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