@ Level 6
Date: 23 – 25 May 2017
Time: 11.15am – 4.00pm
Want to hear from the experts in the broadcasting and multimedia industry?
Drop by the Post | Production Hub which had always been a huge draw to industry’s professionals as they gained insights from the wealth of knowledge and best practices shared by Oscar nominated / multi Grammy –nominated producer of sound tracks, award – winning director, veteran sound mixer of international renowned films and more.
Sneak Peek for 2017
Lim Ting Li
Speaker: Lim Ting Li
Presentation Title: The Sound Design behind ‘Apprentice’
Lim Ting Li is a sound designer, re-recording mixer and foley artist, and her foray into sound for films started in 2004. She has worked on several award-winning films including Boo Junfeng’s Apprentice which premiered at the Cannes Film Festival’s Un Certain Regard in May 2016. Her works have travelled internationally to Berlin, Rotterdam, Sundance and Pusan.
A multi-award winner, she won the Verna Fields Award in Sound Editing at the prestigious MPSE Golden Reel Awards in Los Angeles in 2014 and in 2010, she was one of the two sound designers selected to attend the prestigious Asian Film Academy headed by Abbas Kiarostami at the Pusan International Film Festival.
She graduated from the MA Sound Design course at the National Film & Television School in the United Kingdom and is now the Director of Sound at Mocha Chai Laboratories, a one-stop post facility with the first and only Dolby Atmos dubbing theatre in Singapore.
Speakers: Jason Chan and Christian Lee
Presentation Title: Storytelling through Sound
Christian Lee started out as a talent agent in San Francisco at Stars, The Agency and went into advertising sales at CBS Network before studying acting at the William Esper Studio in NYC. He won Best Actor at the Rome Italy Asian Film Fest 2004 for the Film “Outsiders”, as producer he was awarded Best Family Feature at the Houston International Film Fest 2008 for the Chinese movie “Slam” (acquired by Sony International). He directed voice overs for Japanese Anime into English. As acquisitions programming manager, he secures films for MediaCorp’s FilmArt. To hone his skills further as a writer, director, producer and editor he co-founded BananaMana Films, a multiple award-winning production company.
Jason Chan is a graduate from the National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA), in Sydney, Australia. He hosted for Playhouse Disney Australasia and acted as ‘Cam Watanabe’/ Green Power Ranger in the U.S. TV series “Power Rangers Ninja Storm”. Jason is also a practising doctor – having graduated from the West Australian School of Medicine, and a graduate of the British Council and MDA’s screenplay development programme, First Draft. Jason is co-founder of independent film production company BananaMana Films Pte Ltd., where he hones his filmmaking skills in all aspects of production.
BananaMana Films is an award-winning production company that specializes in creating premium, aspirational Asian dramas in English for film, TV and web. The most recent accolade was for their action thriller film project “Bang Bang Club” which won the prestigious Platinum REMI Award at the Houston International Film Festival 2016.
Speaker: Clinton Harn
Presentation Title: Smart gear selection. How to achieve powerful & professional visual aesthetics & results
A cinematographer, filmmaker, producer and audio recording engineer, Clinton’s peers & colleagues regard him as a “Renaissance” man, as his passion for creative technology has seen him delve into almost every facet of creative & artistic media content. He has donned many roles such as an executive producer, art director, director of photography, assistant cameraman, focus puller, sound recordist, sound designer & mixer on short films & documentaries since 2002.
Clinton was the Director of Photography for the Australian feature film, “Pop-Up”, which premiered at the world famous Chinese Theatre in Hollywood on June 11 2016. “Pop-Up” made the top 16 films at the “Dances with Films” festival and was shortlisted from 2000 entries worldwide. AMFM Magazine described Pop-Up as a “superb indie gem” with “a well told story and mastery of craft” The movie has gone on to win multiple international awards.
His other endeavours includes working as camera operator and AC to Rodney Charters ASC, known for lensing numerous TV dramas such as 24, Dallas, Shameless, Roswell, and many more. He was also commissioned by two time academy award winner & director Malcolm Clark, to shoot segments for an upcoming feature documentary “Better Angels”, which looks at the political relationship & climate between USA & China.
Stay tuned for the more confirmed speakers for 2017!