The 2020 edition of Singapore International Film Festival will be held from November 26th to December 6th, this is the 31st edition of SGIFF. It will be in hybrid format, in person and virtual.

The festival is Academy Award qualifying with the prize Best Southeast Asian Short Film.

Southeast Asian Short Film Competition

  • The Unseen River by Phạm Ngọc Lân (Vietnam, Laos)
  • Judy Free by Che Tagyamon (Philippines, Singapore)
  • Red Aninsri; Or, Tiptoeing on the Still Trembling Berlin Wall by Ratchapoom Boonbunchachoke (Thailand)
  • The Smell of Coffee by Nishok Nishok (Singapore)
  • Filipiñana by Rafael Manuel (Philippines, United Kingdom)
  • Here is Not There by Nelson Yeo (Singapore)
  • Bình by Ostin Fam (Vietnam, South Korea, Singapore, Thailand)
  • Sunrise in My Mind by Danech San (Cambodia)
  • People on Sunday by Tulapop Saenjaroen (Thailand)
  • To Calm the Pig Inside by Joanna Vasquez Arong (Philippines)
  • Rocketship by Mathias Choo (Singapore)
  • Tellurian Drama by Riar Rizaldi (Indonesia)
  • How To Die Young in Manila by Petersen Vargas (Philippines)
  • Pulang by Kin Wai Yam (Malaysia, Taiwan)
  • Estate by Lin Htet Aung (Myanmar)
  • The Cup by Mark Chua, Lam Li Shuen (Singapore)
  • A Trip To Heaven by Duong Dieu Linh (Vietnam)

Short Films in Singapore Panorama program

  • 21 Days by Yong Mun Chee (Singapore, USA)
  • And They Roamed by Joshuah Lim En (Singapore)
  • Sexy Sushi by Calleen Koh, Amanda Teo (Singapore)
  • Flower Shadow Serenade by Goh Lin Yuan (Singapore, Australia)
  • Saudade by Russell Adam Morton (Singapore)
  • After Noon by Koo Chia Meng (Singapore)
  • My Brother by Shreela Agarwal (Singapore)
  • Nursery Rhymes by Michael Kam (Singapore, Malaysia)
  • Silk by Don Aravind (Singapore)
  • Holding On, Letting Go by Lionel Seah (Singapore)
  • Watermelon Please by Lim Jia Ying (Singapore)
  • East Coast Park Lovers by Li Lin Wee (Singapore)