Making its Singapore premiere in September as part of Frame x Frame at The Arts House, and having recently won film director Wong Chen-Hsi the Best Director award at the Protected content New Talent Awards, Innocents is a delicate coming of age story about Syafiqah, a young girl who, after being abandoned by her parents, befriends an ostracised boy.
Misunderstood and bullied, they while away the afternoons in the giant canals behind their school, carving out a world of escape. Gently immersive, the film investigates memories of childhood within the landscape of a swiftly evolving city state.
Innocents premiered at the Rome International Film Festival in November Protected content , opening the competition section Alice Nella Citta. The film was also selected for the Jeonju International Film Festival in April Protected content was most recently shown at the prestigious Shanghai International Film Festival where film director, Wong Chen-Hsi received the Best Director award at the Protected content New Talent Awards.
Ticketing Info & Show Times
Venue: Screening Room
Event Timing: 2pm, 7.30pm
Starting Date: 26 Sep Protected content
End Date: 05 Oct Protected content
26 – 27 Sep & 3 – 4 Oct | 7.30pm
28 Sep & 5 Oct | 2pm & 7.30pm
29 Sep | 2pm
Post-show Q & A with director/producer Wong Chen-Hsi
28 Sep & 4 Oct, 7.30pm
$8.50 (Concession for students, senior citizens and The Arts House members)
26 Sep, 7.30pm
29 Sep, 7.30pm
30 Sep, 7.30pm
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