The debut feature film of Singapore filmmaker, K. Rajagopal, 'A Yellow Bird', has been invited to compete at the 55th edition of La Semaine de la Critique (Critics’ Week), a parallel section of the 69th Festival de Cannes that takes place from 12 – 20 May 2016. The film will be up against six other first or second features for the section’s top Nespresso Grand Prize, as well as the Camera d’Or, a prize dedicated to the Best First Feature at the entire festival. Full press release below.
Singapore director Boo Junfeng’s second feature film, 'Apprentice’, has been announced for this year's Cannes Un Certain Regard. The psychological drama, which is shot in Singapore and Australia, will open here on 30 June 2016. Full press release below.
While critics and fans are greatly divided over director Zack Snyder's take on DC Comics' most famous superheroes in 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice', the movie has gone on to become the biggest superhero-movie opener amassing US$424.1 million worldwide. Locally, it is also Warner Bros Singapore's highest-opening weekend ever at S$4.57 million.
Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War' cast members Chris Evans, Sebastian Stan and Anthony Mackie together with director Joe Russo, will be walking the blue carpet at Marina Bay Sands’ Skating Rink from 6pm on April 21. Full press release below.
F*** is proud to announce that 'Faeryville', a film we supported will now be standing alongside 'The Man in High Castle' and Spike Lee's 'Chi-Raq' on AMAZON & other international VOD platforms.
Time to pass the popcorn! 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' leads with 11 nominations alongside fan faves like 'Avengers: Age of Ultron', 'Creed', 'Deadpool', 'Jurassic World', and 'Straight Outta Compton' for 25th MTV Movie Awards' “Movie of the Year" title !
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