Singaporean director Chai Yee Wei is looking to put Singapore cinema on the international map with his new feature, Twisted
by Raymond Tan
As I approach the office of Shaw Pictures, I was greeted by a Shaw executive, who led me to a staircase where Chai Yee Wei was happily perched on, fiddling his cellphone. He gets up, smiles and gives me a firm handshake.
Director Alexander Payne and George Clooney share some laughs while discussing their new movie, The Descendants
George Clooney adds his magic touch to a movie again, with his new release, The Descendants. In it, he plays Matt King, whose wife is in a coma after a boating accident, leaving him with the somewhat difficult task of reconnecting with his two daughters.
The movie is directed by Alexander Payne, best known for his work on the brilliant Sideways. The movie is based on the book by the same name and also stars young actresses Shailene Woodley and Amara Miller.
Clooney and Payne tell us more about the movie and also reveal their personal views on each other, their friendship and death.