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In The Light of History: Public Tours

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A free guided tour of the UOB Southeast Asia Gallery at the National Gallery Singapore is available for registered audience of the salon session In The Light of History: Visions of a Nascent Nation (nascentnation.peatix.com)

Sunday, 21 August 2016
2 - 3pm.
Only 40 spaces are available.

Important note: For entry, please bring along your confirmation email. Tour will depart on time; please arrive at meeting point (Tours Desk at B1 Concourse) early to avoid any disappointment.
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In The Light of History: Visions of a Nascent Nation

Sunday, 21 August 2016
3 - 6pm
National Gallery Singapore, Auditorium

Using Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis (A Lullaby to the Sorrowful Mystery) by Lav Diaz as a starting point, the panel will explore the artistic investigations in relation to national narratives and myth-making. Join us to explore how Southeast Asian history is represented and challenged through cinema and visual art, particularly in the pre-independence era with the burgeoning of nationalism.

Speakers
Lav Diaz (Filmmaker)
June Yap (Independent Curator)
Silke Schmickl (Curator/Manager (Programmes), Institute of Contemporary Arts Singapore, LASALLE College of the Arts)
Facilitated by Shabbir Hussain Mustafa (Senior Curator, National Gallery Singapore)

Free admission. To register, please visit nascentnation.peatix.com
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*For the film screening of Hele Sa Hiwagang Hapis (A Lullaby to the Sorrowful Mystery, 2016), please purchase your tickets at www.sistic.com.sg/events/cafangs0816


Organised by
Asian Film Archive

Programming Partners
National Gallery Singapore, Akanga Film Asia, Potocol
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Sun Aug 21, 2016
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM SGT
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National Gallery Singapore
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1 St Andrew’s Road, Singapore 178957 Singapore
Organizer
Asian Film Archive
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