'Pop Aye' is first Singapore film to compete at Sundance

21 January 2017 / 3 months 4 days ago

The New Paper
Saturday, Jan 21, 2017

Local director Kirsten Tan's debut feature-length film Pop Aye premiered yesterday to a full-house at the Egyptian Theatre in Park City, Utah.

The film was opening the World Cinema Dramatic Competition on the first day of the Sundance Film Festival 2017, making it the first time a Singapore film has competed at the prestigious American festival. 

"I am completely overwhelmed by the reception and the reactions to the film," said Tan, 31.

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