Cine65 ! Home Truly!

It’s the fourth season of CiNE65 with the theme of Home ● Truly.

Yep, when you say the theme, you know how the song goes.

It’s a short film competition organized by Nexus, Ministry of Defence and this time, with this time they hope to inspire more Singaporeans to reflect on their hopes and dreams for the nation.

TL;DR : Join it, it has an open and student category, you’re able to win prizes like $3000, Panasonic 4k camcorder, learning trip etc. You like making videos? Just join it.

So far for ciNE65, there has been seminars, workshops and for field trips! There’s also overseas learning trips and mentoring workshops for participants.

Basically, CiNE65 wants to nurture budding local film-makers.

The short details:

Join or get more info at and here are the important dates.

January – 17 April 2017 – SUBMISSION period

January – March 2017 – Seminars/workshops on a first come first served basis for the public for FREE

18 April – May 2017 – NOMINATION and judging

June 2017 – Audience votes via facebook or sms

July 2017 – Awards ceremony

July – December 2017 – Showcase of winning films!

Important notes:

  1. Singaporeans can participate as individuals or in a team
  2. Each team should not exceed 6 members and must include Singapores
  3. Non-Singapores residing in Singapore can participate as part of a team

There’s two categories, STUDENT and OPEN.

Prizes include up to a cash prize of $3000, a learning trip to an international film festival and Panasonic video cameras!

So yeah! Go join in, more details of the free seminars and workshops will be on the ciNE65 facebook.

With that I leave you with two comissioned videos. I’m so amused with Perm by Wee Li Lin because really, wow how do you get that old school feel and really the emotions and all?

And also The Usual by Sanif Olek which has a special director’s cut ending.

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