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Tan Pin Pin: Alternative Singapore Chronicles

Singapore GaGa Tan Pin Pin

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As the first hit local documentary in Singapore, Singapore GaGa, like its cheeky title – inspired by the Queen song – is a subtly political tribute to the country’s particular brand of cultural diversity, through the prism of its soundscapes: a street musician, a schoolgirls’ choir, radio announcers, an internationally acclaimed musician, a harmonica professor, a tapdancer...

Singapore GaGa

  • Country : Singapore
  • Year : 2005
  • V.O : English, Mandarin, Malay
  • Subtitles : English
  • Duration : 55 MIN
  • Cinematography : Reu Low, Ryan Seet, Tan Pin Pin
  • Editing : Hwee LingLow, Martyn See
  • Production : Tan Pin Pin
  • Sound Design : Nigel Woodford
Filmography of Tan Pin Pin :

Lurve Me Now (1999)
Microwave (2000)
Moving House (2001)
Rogers Park (2001)
80 km/h (2003)
Building Dreams (2003)
Gravedigger's Luck (2003)
Crossings: John Woo (2004)
Singapore GaGa (2005)
Invisible City (2007)
Impossibility of Knowing (2010)
Snow City (2011)
Thesaurus (2012)
Yangtze Scribbler (2012)
To Singapore, with Love (2013)
Pineapple Town (2015)
IN TIME TO COME (2017)

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