Race and Singapore Short Cinema

When and Where

Thursday, October 22, 2020 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Online Event


Kirsten Tan, filmmaker
Han Fengyu, filmmaker
Han Fengyu
K.Rajagopal, filmmaker
Tan Shijie, filmmaker
Alfian Sa'at, writer, poet, and playwright
Sophia Siddique, Associate Professor of Film and Chair of Film, Vassar College
Moderator: Tan Eng Kiong, Associate Professor, Stony Brook University


For JHI-UTM 2020-2021 Seminar Series, Mediating Race, Reimagining Geopolitics presents "Race and Singapore Short Cinema", co-hosted by the Department of Visual Studies, Jackman Humanities Institute, Centre for Southeast Asian Studies at the Asian Institute, Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy, UTM Collaborative Digital Research Space, University of Toronto and Objectifs.

Register for this event.

Short Film Screenings

October 1-23, 2020 | The following film screenings are available for viewing via Objectifs Film Library:

  • “Dahdi” by Kirsten Tan
  • “Timeless” by K. Rajagopal 
  • “Last Trip Home” by Han Fengyu 
  • “Not Working Today” by Tan Shijie

Screen all films for free at this link

Contact Information

Elizabeth Wijaya


Asian Institute, Centre for Southeast Asian Studies, Department of Visual Studies, Jackman Humanities Institute, Objectifs, UTM Collaborative Digital Research Space University of Toronto