Category Archives: HIGHLIGHT

2 French Movies Premiered at the 31st Singapore International Film Festival

For its 31st edition, from 26 November to 6 December 2020, and alongside its film lineup of 48 other countries, the Singapore International Film Festival enhances French cinema, with two recent French films. Both of them will be screened for the first time in Singapore. GAGARINE – Southeast Asian Premiere Official Selection of the Cannes […]

Rediscover the best of vOilah! 2020

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The vOilah! France Singapore Festival 2020 has officially come to a close! During these unprecedented times, vOilah! was the first festival to resume in Singapore since the beginning of the pandemic. It was the result of close collaboration between 110 partners in Singapore and France, the festival’s largest yet, where 50 unique programmes and experiences both physical, […]

DIVERTISSEMENT: AN EVENING OF FRENCH MUSIC

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MUSIC IN THE MOONLIGHT Immerse yourself in an evening of French music, some of the most remarkable and delicate gems in the classical repertoire. Ibert’s sparkling Divertissement plays alongside Ravel’s exquisite miniatures from Mother Goose, under the gossamer twilight of Debussy’s unforgettable Clair de lune. Featuring Singapore Symphony Orchestra and Darrell Ang, conductor Claude Debussy: […]

INSIDE OUT SINGAPORE

AS PART OF 7TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL This year, the 7th edition of the Singapore International Photography Festival (SIPF) is bringing the acclaimed Inside Out project to Singapore for the first time. During the months of November, December and January with Inside Out’s mobile photo booth, outfitted into the project’s iconic instant printing truck, […]

AFTERLIFE

AS PART OF 7 TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL Afterlife is the sixth chapter of Vasantha Yogananthan’s long-term project A Myth of Two Souls inspired by the epic tale The Ramayana. Afterlife is centered around the bloody war between the army of Ravana and the army of Rama. As its title suggests, the chapter deals with death and reincarnation. With […]

LES ARBRES DE PARIS BY MELISA TEO

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THE TREES OF PARIS French is one of the languages where the word “culture” is designated to both matters of the mind and of nature. This is evident in the dual love of Parisians for trees and gardens, as well as books. Just as trees need to be constantly cared for and tended to in […]

ANYTHING BUT TRANSPARENT

AS PART OF 7TH SINGAPORE INTERNATIONAL PHOTOGRAPHY FESTIVAL The exhibition Anything but Transparent is a tongue in cheek title extracted from Gilles Massot’s writing on photography and as a material reference to the 35mm transparent positive films, commonly known as slides. Drawing from thousands of discarded slides, the carousel projection, accompanied by popular 80s and 90s music, is […]