The FilmGarde FilmTalks Series: The Art of Film Critiquing
: 16 March 2013, Sat
: 2.30 pm - 4 pm
: FILMGARDE AT BUGIS PLUS
Level 5, Bugis+, 201 Victoria Street Singapore 188067
: Admission is free by pre-registration from 21 February – 15 March 2013 (On first-come-first served basis)
Synopsis of Programme
Do you care if the critic hates the film you like?
How do film reviewers give a film its star rating?
What exactly does a film reviewer do?
Join us for an afternoon chat with 3 film reviewers to get answers to the above
questions and more!
is a film reviewer with The Straits Times, a job he has held since 2008.
For over 20 years, he has held journalist positions in various print and online
A typical day for Shawne Wang
, Deputy Editor at F*** Magazine
involves watching a movie (or two, or three), checking Empire Online and
Collider.com for the latest casting news, and debating the merits of the
latest blockbusters and arthouse releases. Prior to joining the F*** team
in late 2012, she had already written almost four hundred reviews over
the years. Her thoughts on films reside both at F*** Magazine's online
portal (http://www.fmoviemag.com) and on her own review site (http://www.shawneofthedead.wordpress.com).
started writing movie reviews on his blog A Nutshell Review
in October 2004, and developed a keen interest in Singapore movies. More
recently he's discovered a passion for mainstream Bollywood fare. Now he
averages 5 movie reviews a week, and is also a contributor to online movie
sites movieXclusive and Twitch.
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with the subject heading "FG-AFA March Event" and provide your full name and contact details. Each registrant may reserve up to 2 tickets for you and a guest.