13 Must-Watch Local Films That Celebrate The Singaporean Spirit

Singapore may be small, but we are a nation burgeoning with talent! So, what better way to celebrate our uniqueness and verve than with a film or two to ring in Singapore’s birthday? While we’ve always had a complicated history with the arts, due to censorship laws and the like, but there’s no denying that local films are making their mark here and abroad with their daring vision and alternate, experimental storylines. Here are some films that every Singaporean must watch in the month of August:


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Text: Natalya Molok / Additional reporting: Neu Wee Tee