Programmer: Leong Pui Yee is a film programmer at Singapore International Film Festival and Objectifs Centre for Photography and Film.
Programme Description: The purpose of life is explored in these diverse stories coming out from Singapore.
Take a peek into the lives and dreams of a group of Chinese millennials as they navigate New York while sharing a fondness for one of the city’s famous patisseries.
Roaming the streets one night, Darren and Matt write a song about what is to come in their happy-go-lucky world.
A recently retrenched woman finds herself working as a cleaner in her daughter’s secondary school, leading to strained relations between them. In a desperate attempt to salvage matters, the mother is forced to challenge her moral compass.
Three dancers reenact the work of Chinese photographer Ren Hang, known for his shocking depictions of taboo subjects. In 2017, he committed suicide at the age of 29. This is a homage to his fight against depression.