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Best Films :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

$ingapura

Description - A slice of life piece that observes this society through a day in life of a driver. The driver, Ah Hock, is representative of a generation in Singapore who works mainly for survival, and to provide a better living for their family. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction and Best Screenplay .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

From You To Me

Description - An elderly lady wants to learn photography from her granddaughter who is a photographer. She hopes that through photography, she gets to capture the essence of the good old days with her husband at Singapore historical places. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

Best Cinematography :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Chilli Padi

Description - A Daughter and her Fiancé deliberates over breaking the news of their intention to move out, to her Mother Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography and Favourite Actress .

Roots of Rejection

Description - Through the stories passed down by the parents, a man takes a visit back to Bukit Brown Cemetery. Carrying nothing but offerings and blind faith, the man attempts to connect one more time with his ancestors before it's impending exhumation. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

A Portrait of Mum

Description - A portrait is a simple still image, but there are stories behind each one that most of us do not get to see. A portrait of mum looks at the relationship between a mother and daughter, the tensions that are born out of love, kinship and aspiration. Nominations: Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actress .

一人一半

Description - A short story following a day in life of an old man working as a cardboard collector. After a long tedious day of work with little earnings, he goes back home to his wife and they share a simple meal. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Sound Design , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actor .

Best Direction :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Chilli Padi

Description - A Daughter and her Fiancé deliberates over breaking the news of their intention to move out, to her Mother Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography and Favourite Actress .

Roots of Rejection

Description - Through the stories passed down by the parents, a man takes a visit back to Bukit Brown Cemetery. Carrying nothing but offerings and blind faith, the man attempts to connect one more time with his ancestors before it's impending exhumation. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

$ingapura

Description - A slice of life piece that observes this society through a day in life of a driver. The driver, Ah Hock, is representative of a generation in Singapore who works mainly for survival, and to provide a better living for their family. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction and Best Screenplay .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

From You To Me

Description - An elderly lady wants to learn photography from her granddaughter who is a photographer. She hopes that through photography, she gets to capture the essence of the good old days with her husband at Singapore historical places. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

一人一半

Description - A short story following a day in life of an old man working as a cardboard collector. After a long tedious day of work with little earnings, he goes back home to his wife and they share a simple meal. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Sound Design , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actor .

If Only

Description - Ian Fang’s semi-autobiographical film is a poignant personal exploration of immigration, and the fraught but fulfilling process of assimilation for foreigners who have decided to make Singapore home. Nominations: Best Direction and Favourite Actress .

Best Editing :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Roots of Rejection

Description - Through the stories passed down by the parents, a man takes a visit back to Bukit Brown Cemetery. Carrying nothing but offerings and blind faith, the man attempts to connect one more time with his ancestors before it's impending exhumation. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

A Portrait of Mum

Description - A portrait is a simple still image, but there are stories behind each one that most of us do not get to see. A portrait of mum looks at the relationship between a mother and daughter, the tensions that are born out of love, kinship and aspiration. Nominations: Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actress .

Ah Gong Garden

Description - Ziyu, a 25-year-old undergraduate, attempts to dig deeper into the roots of her ah gong’s horticulture business that not only stood the test of time but is also responsible for shaping the iconic green landscapes of Singapore that we know today. Nominations: Best Editing .

Best Screenplay :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

$ingapura

Description - A slice of life piece that observes this society through a day in life of a driver. The driver, Ah Hock, is representative of a generation in Singapore who works mainly for survival, and to provide a better living for their family. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction and Best Screenplay .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

First Impression

Description - Kelvin seeks help from Ahmad for his first meeting with his Malay girlfriend's parents. Ahmad steps in at every stumbling moment of Kelvin's imaginary run through of the meeting, and advises him on the do's and don'ts within a Malay household. Nominations: Best Screenplay and Favourite Actor .

Best Sound Design :

Roots of Rejection

Description - Through the stories passed down by the parents, a man takes a visit back to Bukit Brown Cemetery. Carrying nothing but offerings and blind faith, the man attempts to connect one more time with his ancestors before it's impending exhumation. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

A Portrait of Mum

Description - A portrait is a simple still image, but there are stories behind each one that most of us do not get to see. A portrait of mum looks at the relationship between a mother and daughter, the tensions that are born out of love, kinship and aspiration. Nominations: Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actress .

Sound of Home

Description - Every Singaporean wants to fulfil their dreams and strive as high as the moon. But no matter where you are, no matter what you have achieved or failed at, the sound of home will always be at the back of your mind. Nominations: Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

一人一半

Description - A short story following a day in life of an old man working as a cardboard collector. After a long tedious day of work with little earnings, he goes back home to his wife and they share a simple meal. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Sound Design , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actor .

Best Art Direction :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Roots of Rejection

Description - Through the stories passed down by the parents, a man takes a visit back to Bukit Brown Cemetery. Carrying nothing but offerings and blind faith, the man attempts to connect one more time with his ancestors before it's impending exhumation. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

From You To Me

Description - An elderly lady wants to learn photography from her granddaughter who is a photographer. She hopes that through photography, she gets to capture the essence of the good old days with her husband at Singapore historical places. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

Sound of Home

Description - Every Singaporean wants to fulfil their dreams and strive as high as the moon. But no matter where you are, no matter what you have achieved or failed at, the sound of home will always be at the back of your mind. Nominations: Best Sound Design and Best Art Direction .

一人一半

Description - A short story following a day in life of an old man working as a cardboard collector. After a long tedious day of work with little earnings, he goes back home to his wife and they share a simple meal. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Sound Design , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actor .

Warriors in the garden

Description - “It is better to be a warrior in a garden than a gardener in a war.” With the mobilisation effort crippled in a blitzkrieg attack, common men with respective backgrounds formed up groups and fight back the invasion. Here lies Kestrel 1-1. Nominations: Best Art Direction .

In Time With

Description - Lalia’s late grandmother visits Laila in the form of her younger self every now and then. This time, she reminds Laila about the importance of how our forged relationships and the way we treat one another are a vital part of the Singaporean Identity. Nominations: Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

Favourite Actor :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Heng’s Popiah

Description - A retiring hawker contemplates on passing on his family recipe to a keen young neighbour, in hope of the next generation to continue the legacy. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actor .

First Impression

Description - Kelvin seeks help from Ahmad for his first meeting with his Malay girlfriend's parents. Ahmad steps in at every stumbling moment of Kelvin's imaginary run through of the meeting, and advises him on the do's and don'ts within a Malay household. Nominations: Best Screenplay and Favourite Actor .

一人一半

Description - A short story following a day in life of an old man working as a cardboard collector. After a long tedious day of work with little earnings, he goes back home to his wife and they share a simple meal. Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Sound Design , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actor .

Grandfather’s Watch

Description - Finding an old watch among his late grandfather's belongings, a rescue mission volunteer's father shares the history and meaning of it. How Singapore became a safer home due to the related incident and how he can continue to make it a better home. Nominations: Favourite Actor .

One Last Time

Description - This short film is a love letter to an old shopping mall Beauty World Centre. Sooner or later it will be demolished to make space for something new. Memories people have about this place will be forgotten. We don't want this to happen. Nominations: Favourite Actor .

Favourite Actress :

Rojak

Description - Set in the wake of the government's implementation of the Ethnic Integration Policy in HDB estates, "Rojak" is the story of two children from different cultural backgrounds who share a love for a certain eclectic hawker dish. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Cinematography , Best Screenplay , Best Editing , Best Art Direction , Favourite Actor and Favourite Actress .

Chilli Padi

Description - A Daughter and her Fiancé deliberates over breaking the news of their intention to move out, to her Mother Nominations: Best Direction , Best Cinematography and Favourite Actress .

From You To Me

Description - An elderly lady wants to learn photography from her granddaughter who is a photographer. She hopes that through photography, she gets to capture the essence of the good old days with her husband at Singapore historical places. Nominations: Best Film , Best Direction , Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

A Portrait of Mum

Description - A portrait is a simple still image, but there are stories behind each one that most of us do not get to see. A portrait of mum looks at the relationship between a mother and daughter, the tensions that are born out of love, kinship and aspiration. Nominations: Best Cinematography , Best Editing , Best Sound Design and Favourite Actress .

In Time With

Description - Lalia’s late grandmother visits Laila in the form of her younger self every now and then. This time, she reminds Laila about the importance of how our forged relationships and the way we treat one another are a vital part of the Singaporean Identity. Nominations: Best Art Direction and Favourite Actress .

Hello Auntie

Description - Hello Auntie is a story about a Normal Technical student whom many refer to as rotten apple, just like his typical neighbour Auntie Jaccy. On this particular day, the student did something that somewhat changes his neighbour's perspective about NT students. Nominations: Favourite Actress .

If Only

Description - Ian Fang’s semi-autobiographical film is a poignant personal exploration of immigration, and the fraught but fulfilling process of assimilation for foreigners who have decided to make Singapore home. Nominations: Best Direction and Favourite Actress .