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First Time Filmmakers Singapore: Celebrating Singapore's 50th birthday

Photo Credit: Discovery Channel

Photo Credit: Discovery Channel

In celebration of Singapore's 50th anniversary, Discovery Channel is bringing back First Time Filmmakers to Singapore!

Themed "The Singapore Story", all aspiring SIngaporean filmmakers are invited to submit their ideas that capture Singapore's unique DNA, it's legacy and where it is headed.

From the proposals received, 12 finalists will be shortlisted. These lucky few will attend a three-day production workship in Singapore in October, followign which five filmmakers will be selected to produce a 30-minute documentary each to showcase Singapore to the Asia-Pacific region next year!

With funding and production guidance from Discovery Channel, this is the perfect opportunity for the aspiring, the daring, the dreamers to reach out for international recognition of their creativity and talent as well as invaluable exposure and experience.

What would your Singapore story be? Head on over to to apply now!

Submission deadline is on 30 September 2014.

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