First Time Filmmakers: Singapore Stories

5 x 30 MIN HD
Produced for Discovery Channel

Directed by Singaporean documentary talent, five films capture the zeitgeist of an emerging Singapore. From a daily battle with birds on Orchard Road, urban farming, and the art of card flourishing; to a celebration of one of Singapore’s oldest housing estates and the creation of the island nation’s first-ever marine park, these topics – told from the filmmakers’ unique perspectives – showcase the new directions that are setting the themes for a brand new Singapore, confident of its next stage as a nation that has just entered its 50th year of independence. These documentaries are part of Discovery Channel’s on-going First Time Filmmakers initiative, in collaboration with Beach House Pictures, which is targeted at up-and-coming directors.