Roundtable on Race and Singapore Short Cinema

Hosted by

JHI - UTM 2020-2021 Seminar Series


The 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.

Speakers: Kirsten Tan (Filmmaker),  K.Rajagopal (Filmmaker) Tan Shijie (Filmmaker), Han Fengyu (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)

From now until October 23, 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. Link: