Commissioned as part of the National Gallery Singapore's official opening, "In The Still Of The Night" (Bila Larut Malam) is part of two other short films to realize the Opening Festival’s themes of memory and hope.
"In the Still of the Night" (Bila Larut Malam) Written and directed by Sanif Olek (reeljuice), produced by Mervyn Lim (the Commune)
In this musical juxtaposition of P Ramlee’s Nak Dara Rindu (Young Maiden’s Longing) and Zubir Said’s Semoga Bahagia (May You Achieve Happiness), we hear the individual and the national, romantic doubt and decisive confidence. In this film, three women struggle with an acute sense of loss related to the men in their lives, but finds new strength amid the sorrow.
In celebration of Singapore's 47th birthday, M1 Project Communi'BAKE broke the Guinness World Records as one united nation for the World's Largest Cupcake Mosaic!
It is the first youth-initiated National Project involving over a thousand youths. The Ayer Rajah YEC volunteers, headed by Mr. Ricky Lin, formed the core of this young team that include volunteers from various academic and vocational institutes.
Having broken the world record, the cupcakes were then sent to various welfare homes across the nation for everyone to savor.
The video project captures the preparation of project, the making of the cupcakes, and the actual event.
Ole Ole Temasya (Feastival)
Mastura Ahmad and Seriwahyuni explore the festivals of Asia, immersing themselves in the meticulous preparations with help from the locals. By going hands on, they get to experience the lifestyle and culture of the region, savoring local delights along the way. The celebrations are a fun and enriching way to discover the proudly preserved heritage of the people of Asia.
As the program followed the festival dates, 'Ole Ole Temasya' had to be painstakingly filmed over the course of a year.
Visiting a Manchurian family, whose ancestors once served the great Qing emperors.
Mastura Ahmad and Seriwahyuni in a Davao Jeepney
Launching the video quadcopter in the Mongolian plains.
Cinta Kek (Cake Love)
Raiha and her cousinsrun a budding enterprise of a cake shop off Arab Street, a district steeped in culture and history. The young and passionate bakers, with relatively little experience, are running a tight ship; dealing with customers, corporate spies, and baking, crafting and delighting confectionery wishes one at a time. It begs the question,
Will it boom or bust?
Cinta Kek aired on Mediacorp Suria in 2013.
Straight back from Australia, Yan is a passionate chef who dreams of introducing halal fusion food to the local palate. However, there is a problem. Yan’s family sent him to Australia to further his business studies, and he dropped out halfway to answer his calling of being a chef.
Back in Singapore, Yan attempts to transform the family’s traditional Malay restaurant. He is at once met with opposition from his family, while on the same time grapples with love.
Against all odds, he embarks on a path of setbacks and rewards.
The popular television series ran for two seasons on Mediacorp Suria.
Make It Or Break It!
Learning about Osteoporosis can be fun. This one-off corporate video, crafted in the form of a pseudo gameshow, sees Singaporeans from all walks of life competing in three stages of challenges, while learning more about the common condition!
The video is commissioned by the National Healthcare Group, Singapore.
Association of Malay Muslim Professionals: Conscience of the Society
This video marks the milestones of the Association of Malay Muslim Professionals (AMP) as they celebrate their twentieth anniversary. Presented by Sharon Ismail, it is a trip down memory lane, with its past Chairmen relating their stories and wishes for the future.
Untitled War Film
Status: In pre-production
Saved or Slimed!
Saved or Slimed! is the one game show that combines fun, water, and active learning in a fast paced half hour! Challenging teams of children on their mental and physical faculties, while their dear teachers hang precariously atop a water tank waiting to be saved!
The popular television gameshow series played for two seasons on Mediacorp okto.