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27th SGIFF: SG Originals | Developing Screenplays in Singapore

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DEVELOPING SCREENPLAYS IN SINGAPORE

CO-ORGANISED WITH NANG MAGAZINE

27 NOV 2016, SUN / 3.00PM / 90MIN


IMPORTANT TICKETING INFORMATION BELOW

The art and craft of screenwriting is one of the most little understood aspects of filmmaking. How does a writer go from an idea for a story into a fully developed screenplay that is ready for shoot? For this panel, we sit down with four experienced screenwriters, including three writer-directors, to focus on the creative process that takes place before the cameras start to roll, and explore the painstaking process of creating a film on the page. Given that most of the knowledge and literature around screenwriting originates from Hollywood, we will also be discussing screenwriting in relation to Singapore and Asia.


ABOUT THE SPEAKERS

Ken Kwek is the writer and director of Unlucky Plaza. He is also the writer of Glen Goei’s The Blue Mansion, as well as co-writer of both Kelvin Tong’s Kidnapper and It's a Great, Great World.

Wong Kim Hoh is the co-writer of Eric Khoo’s Be With Me and My Magic.

Boo Junfeng is the writer-director of Sandcastle and Apprentice.

Sanif Olek is the director and co-writer of Sayang Disayang.

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ABOUT NANG MAGAZINE

NANG is an English-language 10-issue magazine, which covers cinema and cinema cultures in the Asian world with passion and insight. Published twice a year over a period of five years, each and every issue of NANG will be structured around a specific theme, and created in collaboration with a unique group of guest editors and contributors based both within and outside Asia.


TICKETING INFORMATION

• A fully refundable fee of $5 will be charged for each ticket booking. Register and turn up for the event. If you turn up, the booking fee will be refunded by Peatix electronically, otherwise, it will be forfeited.

• Seats are issued on a first-come-first-served basis (free seating arrangement).

• Registration will close on 27 Nov 2016, 9am. Any cancellations must be made before the ticket cut-off date and time, otherwise your registration will be locked-in.

• The refund will be handled by the credit card company of the credit card used to purchase the tickets. The refund process will vary depending on the cut-off date of the credit card.

• Should the refund be done before the credit card cut-off date: The refund process will be handled in the current month so no money will be deducted for ticket payment. In most cases, both the ticket payment and the refund will appear separately on the credit card statement.

• Should the refund process be done after the credit card cut-off date: The payment of the ticket order will be processed. Peatix will refund the amount in the next month through a negative invoice.

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Sun Nov 27, 2016
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM SGT
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Venue
*SCAPE Gallery (Level 5), 2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978
Tickets
Free Seating (Refundable) $5.00

On sale until Nov 27, 2016, 9:00:00 AM

Venue Address
*SCAPE Gallery (Level 5), 2 Orchard Link, Singapore 237978 Singapore
Organizer
Singapore International Film Festival
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