Women in Film 2018 | Season Pass
Women in Film 2018
10 to 13 Oct 2018
Season Pass to all 4 screenings: $25
Women in Film is part of Objectifs' annual Women in Film and Photography showcase. With the backdrop of collective movements like #MeToo and #TimesUp gaining momentum in the past year, the fourth edition of this programme takes on the theme of collective power.
The Women in Film 2018 programme presents the Singapore premieres of four international feature films that demonstrate both the potential and perils of community and visibility, and the triumph that collective power makes possible.
Purchase a Season Pass at $25 to watch the following four films. Click on each link to find out more or to purchase individual tickets ($8 each) to the films. Each film is followed by a post-screening discussion that, in the spirit of this year's theme of collective power, seeks to foster conversation about the issues depicted and to consider them in a local context as well.
On Her Shoulders
Dir. Alexandria Bombach | 94 min | 2018 | PG13
Wed 10 Oct, 7.30pm
Post-screening discussion with Christina Liew and Chen- Hsi Wong.
· Won – Sundance Film Festival, Directing Award: U.S. Documentary
· Won – Hot Docs 2018, Docs for Schools Student Choice Award and Top Ten Audience Favourite
Dir. Briar Grace-Smith, Casey Kaa, Ainsley Gardiner, Katie Wolfe, Chelsea Cohen, Ranae Maihi, Paula Jones, Awanui Simich-Pene | 88 min | 2017 | M18
Thurs 11 Oct, 7.30pm
Post-screening discussion with Balli Kaur Jaswal & Alfian Sa'at
· Screened – New Zealand International Film Festival 2017
· Screened – Toronto International Film Festival 2017
Dir. Sadaf Foroughi | 103 min | 2017 | PG13
Fri 12 Oct, 7.30pm
Post-screening discussion with Leong Puiyee & Aishah Abu Bakar
· Won – Toronto International Film Festival 2017, Discovery Award (FIPRESCI Prize)
· Screened – Film Society of Lincoln Centre, New Directors New Films 2018
A Better Man
Dir. Attiya Khan & Lawrence Jackman | 79 min | 2017 | PG13 (Consumer Advice: SOME COARSE LANGUAGE 些许粗俗语言)
Sat 13 Oct, 7.30pm
Post-screening discussion with Jasmine Ng and Laura Meehan
· Won – Hot Docs 2017, Top Twenty Audience Favourite
· Official Selection – DOC NYC
Get the Women in Film 2018 Season Pass to attend all four film screenings from 10 to 13 Oct at a special price of $25! Tickets are $8 per screening.
Please note that tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable.
About Women in Film & Photography 2018
Women in Film and Photography is Objectifs' annual programme celebrating extraordinary and groundbreaking works by women filmmakers and photographers, highlighting the important contributions that women make to the arts.
With the backdrop of collective moments like #MeToo and #TimesUp gaining momentum in the past year, the fourth edition of Objectifs' Women in Film and Photography takes on the theme of COLLECTIVE POWER. We turn our spotlight to filmmakers and photographers who seek to empower and effect change within and across communities through their work.
Header image from "Ava" by Sadaf Foroughi
- The event description was updated. Diff#370849 2018-09-17 04:29:42