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One Hour To Daylight
2016 | Colour | English, Mandarin, Malay & Tamil with English & Chinese subtitles | 77 min | PG
Trailer link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wRz2c0auHmQ
One Hour to Daylight is a social drama set in a Singaporean estate where cultural and social tensions threaten to divide its inhabitants.
Multiple threads converge into one tapestry. A migrant lift technician from China dies in a work site accident and his wife travels to Singapore collect his body; a Malay lawyer and his family grapple with the ethics of ambition and success; a young Indian girl is forced to live with her grandparents, where they constantly knock heads due to their class differences. A jobless middle-aged man decides to rob a bank with his Bangladeshi coworker.
Their lives, though separate, are intertwined - and all collide in the Curry Incident.
Directors: Jonathan Choo, Sufyan Sam'an, Jacky Lee & D. Vel Murugan
Harmonious Residences by Jeremy Tiang
Alyssa / Alyssa Again by Latha
Per(anti) Mimpi 1.0 by Chempaka Aizim
We’d Wanted To Rob A Bank by Xi Ni Er
Produced By: Sinema Media
Commissioned For: Singapore Writers Festival