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Workshop

Date/Time: Sat 17 Sept, 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
Venue: Objectifs - Centre for Photography & Filmmaking
Workshop Fees: $165 (Limited spaces available)

To register, please log on to www.objectifs.com.sg/pen-ek or call 65-6339 3068 for more information.

ProLab: A Filmmaking Workshop with Pen-ek Ratanaruang

Delve into the art of filmmaking with one of Thailand's most talented and progressive filmmakers, Pen-ek Ratanaruang.

This workshop will focus on the practical and conceptual side of filmmaking, drawing from the director's vast experience. Using his own films as a canvas for discussion, the director will go into detail of how he translates scripts to film reality, making difficult creative decisions and how he has moved into the international arena in both production and audiences. Participants can expect intimate discussions with the director.

Participants are strongly encouraged to watch the films of the director to be able to participate in the discussion. The Retrospective on Pen-ek Ratanaruang screens from 11 - 12 Sept at the Singapore History Museum.

About Pen-ek Ratanaruang

Pen-ek Ratanaruang is arguably one of the Thailand’s most talented and progressive filmmakers with five feature films under his belt. Producing a feature film almost every two years, his works have consistently been film festival favourites, garnering awards along the way. His most recently released film, Last Life in the Universe, was reviewed as “full of magical surprises” by BBC Films and “allusive, and enigmatic” by The New York Times. The film is also Thailand’s official entry for the 2004 Academy Awards. He is currently completing his next feature film, Invisible Waves.

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