Eating Air by Kelvin Tong

In promotional posters and on the DVD cover, Eating Air–written by Kelvin Tong and co-directed by Kelvin Tong and Jasmine Ng–is summarized as a “kungfu-motorcycle-love story”. An online review of the movie describes it thus: “Following the chronicles of Ah Bengs, Ah Boy, our anti-hero protagonist played by Benjamin Heng, introduces to us his gang … Continue reading

12 Storeys by Eric Khoo

In his film, 12 Storeys, Eric Khoo takes up the theme of urban isolation and alienation in modern Singapore. Four sets of narratives – ‘Sister’s Keeper’, ‘San San’, ‘China Bride’ and ‘Spirit’ – are built and set within one Housing Development Block (HDB) block, all of which come together to portray a day in the … Continue reading