Writing With Your Soul: The All In! Experience
In 2016, student-lyricists and local bands came together to write and arrange songs, under an NYC-supported programme. One year on, how do they perceive the market for young lyricists and bands, and the level of acceptance to original content in the Singapore in general, and the regional market at large?
What’s So Hard About Comedic Writing?: (Recommended for 16yo & above)
What are the challenges of writing for comedy? Is there a market for comedic writing in Singapore and within the region? Listen in on local artists as they share insights on the market for comedy writers.
How to Launch Your Career with a Web Series
BananaMana Films was founded by a couple of actors who dreamt of making films that would travel globally. Their latest project was a TV pilot: Bang Bang Club, went on to win the prestigious REMI award at Houston International Film Fest 2016. BananaMana Films will share their journey and discuss how the humble web series is a powerful way to launch your career as a filmmaker.
Tree Top A/B
Co-operate, to be Effectively Independent!: Supported by SNCF
Join us for a contemplative afternoon session of how various creatives, writers, musicians, actors and other freelancers could come together as a collective representation to help themselves and one another. How will it be like to draw their distinct fusion of artistry, passion and teamwork, through a co-operative business model to benefit mutually? Find the answers to these questions and hear professionals share their experiences on the needs and the benefits they foresee in collective representation for the community of artistes and creative professionals.
Asia and the Asian Film: Supported by Red Dot Cinema
The session showcases Asian short films by young directors, writers, or producers from the collection. Join us for the post-screening sharing session by the founder of Red Dot Cinema, and participate in the discussion with local filmmakers to about the films, the stories, the background and the motivation of these Asian short films.
Parallel Ink! Staff Interviews
Parallel Ink, a literary and art platform for 13 – 18 year olds, is conducting interviews for potential staff and editors! Schedule a 10-minute interview session with its editors and get a chance to become part of this growing community.