Category Archives: CINEMA

Call for applications: La Fémis recruits international francophone candidates

La Femis Cinema School Paris France Photo Kristen Pelou

The prestigious French national school of cinema is recruiting candidates for the international recruitment competitive exam 2020. Online applications are open from 10 December 2019 to 10 January 2020, 10PM. The exam and all the courses are in French, so it is absolutely necessary to be francophone to candidate. La Fémis (Ecole Nationale Supérieure des […]

THE PERFECT NANNY – IN THEATRES ON 19 DECEMBER

The film The Perfect Nanny (Chanson douce), starring Karine Viard and Leila Bekthi, will be released in Shaw Theatres on 19 December. It is based on the French Novel “Chanson douce” by Leïla Slimani, winner of the prestigious Goncourt literary price. Director : Lucie Borleteau Cast: Karin Viard, Leïla Bekhti, Antoine Reinartz Genre: Crime, Drama […]

Catch French movies on CinemaWorld!

This July, CinemaWorld brings you “French Connection” with the following French award-winning movies. Catch them on CinemaWorld Channel 614, available on StarHub to watch anytime. Mademoiselle Chambon (2009) By Stéphane Brizé, with Vincent Lindon, Sandrine Kiberlain e. Lauded as the latter-day “Brief Encounters” by many critics, “Mademoiselle Chambon” is a quiet reminder that in love, […]

“Le chant du Loup” (The Wolf’s Call) opens on 27 June !

This ambitious and original action film by Antonin Baudry, a French diplomat and former adviser as well as a comic book author (The French Minister), starring François Civil as Chanteraide, a young man who possesses the rare talent of being able to identify every sound he hears. Aboard a French nuclear submarine, everything depends on […]

Singapore animated films travel to Cannes and Annecy!

All attention is now on Singaporean talents who have been nominated at Cannes Festival and Annecy International Animation Film Festival! The short film “PIECE OF MEAT” directed by Huang Junxiang & Jerrold Chong, (a Finding Pictures Production) and based on a short story by Eric Khoo has been officially selected for the prestigious Director’s Fortnight […]

Catch REMI SANS FAMILLE / REMI, NOBODY’S BOY at the European Union Film Festival!

Rémi sans famille / Remi, nobody’s boy By Antoine Blossier With Daniel Auteuil, Maleaume Paquin, Virginie Ledoyen, Jonathan Zaccaï, Jacques Perrin. PG | Family/Drama | 2018 | 105 Min In French with English subtitles. Director Blossier’s sensitive adaptation of Hector Malot’s classic tracks the endearing adventures and misadventures of Remi. Raised by a kindly peasant […]

Film Screening – PIERRE SCHOENDOERFFER – The Sentinel of Memory

Film Screening – PIERRE SCHOENDOERFFER – The Sentinel of Memory Pierre Schoendoerffer, the Sentinel of Memory is the first feature length documentary about French writer and filmmaker Pierre Schoendoerffer directed by Raphael Millet in 2011. Pierre Schoendoerffer revisits his life and career, focusing on the impact that his experience as a war cinematographer or the […]

Catch French co-production AT ETERNITY’S GATE at Shaw Theatres!

The film is set in France and features the final moments of the life of renowned painter Vincent van Gogh. This poignant US-French-UK production, featuring Academy Award nominee Willen Dafoe, Mads Mikkelsen, Mathieu Amalric and Oscar Isaac, will be released on 7th March 2019 at Shaw Theatres. AT ETERNITY’S GATE Directed by: Julian Schnabel Starring: […]

French movie EDEN to kick start the International Women’s Day at The Projector

In celebration of International Women’s Day this March, the Projector will kick off the new Women Make Film series with a special screening of EDEN by Mia Hansen Løve . The screening is also the occasion to commemorate the partnership between Embassy of France, Institut Français and The Projector to share more French films with […]