Happenings - Films


Himala (Miracle) By Ishmael Bernal (NC16 )

This film, considered one of the top 10 Filipino movies, is about a girl who says she had a vision of the Virgin Mary. In Tagalog with English subtitles. Part of Painting With Light: South-east Asian Film Series.

WHERE: National Gallery Singapore, 1 St Andrew's Road MRT: City Hall WHEN: Tomorrow, 7.30pm ADMISSION: $10 TEL: 6271-7000 INFO: Tickets from nationalgallery.sg or sistic.com.sg

Hustisya (Justice) By Joel Lamangan (R21 )

Nora Aunor stars as a supervisor working for a human trafficking syndicate. In Tagalog with English subtitles. Part of Painting With Light: South-east Asian Film Series.

WHERE: National Gallery Singapore, 1 St Andrew's Road MRT: City Hall WHEN: Sun, 3pm ADMISSION: $10 TEL: 6271-7000 INFO: Tickets from nationalgallery.sg or sistic.com.sg


Tulipmania Floral Display

View tulips in this Persian-inspired display and find out how the flower originated in the ancient Ottoman Empire (present-day Turkey).

WHERE: Flower Dome, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Gardens by the Bay MRT: Bayfront WHEN: April 8 - May 22, 9am - 9pm ADMISSION: Usual charges to Flower Dome apply TEL: 6420-6848 INFO: gardensbythebay.com.sg


Amazing Maritime Challenge 2016

Teams will race to complete a series of maritime-related games across Singapore for prize money. Part of Singapore Maritime Week 2016.

WHERE: Marina Square, 6 Raffles Boulevard MRT: Esplanade/City Hall WHEN: April 17, 8.30am - 1pm ADMISSION: $20 (team of four for open or corporate category) INFO: Register at theamazingmaritimechallenge.com


Writer In The Gardens Workshop: Little Duckling Anak Itik

Join author Rilla Melati for an interactive storytelling session for children aged between four and six years old. After the storytelling, explore Supertree Grove to learn more about plants and animals in the Gardens. This event will be conducted in English.

WHERE: Cannonball Room, 18 Marina Gardens Drive, Gardens by the Bay MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Tomorrow, 5.30 - 6.30pm ADMISSION: Free with registration TEL: 6420-6848 INFO: To register, e-mail jezreel.see@gardensbythebay.com.sg with your name, mobile number & the child's name & age. Go to gardensbythebay.com.sg

A Bookish Affair

An interactive storytelling session where the character uses yoga movements. Kids can also have their faces painted and caricatures drawn.

WHERE: Music Studio, 28 Aliwal Street, 1 Aliwal Arts Centre MRT: Bugis WHEN: Tomorrow, 2 - 4.30pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6435-0131 INFO: aliwalartscentre.sg

Easter Eggstravaganza

The event returns with a new stage show, An Uneggspected Wedding, a buffet lunch with Easter characters and an Easter egg hunt.

WHERE: Universal Studios Singapore, 8 Sentosa Gateway, Sentosa MRT: HarbourFront WHEN: Till April 17, 10am - 8pm daily, extended park hours to 9pm tomorrow, April 9 & 16 ADMISSION: $79 (adult), $59 (child), $41 (senior citizen), with buffet included: $112 (adult), $82 (child), $74 (senior citizen) TEL: 6577-8888 INFO: Tickets from rwsentosa.com/uss


R-AEDI Roadshow At Chevron House

Learn about cardio-pulmonary resuscitation and the automated external defibrillator, and find out about the myResponder mobile application at this roadshow.

WHERE: Chevron House, 30 Raffles Place MRT: Raffles Place WHEN: Today, 8am - 8pm ADMISSION: Free INFO: raedi.sg

The Singapore Mint At The Singapore International Coin Fair 2016

The Singapore Mint will be taking part in the annual Singapore International Coin Fair.

WHERE: Hall A, 10 Bayfront Avenue, Marina Bay Sands Expo & Convention Centre MRT: Bayfront WHEN: Today - Sun, 10am - 5pm daily ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6566-2626/6895-0288 INFO: sgcoinfair.com

Bundesliga Fan Fest

Fox Sports Asia will host a live screening of two games - Bayern Munich vs Eintracht and Borussia Dortmund vs Werder Bremen. Football fans can also enjoy German cuisine.

WHERE: Central Fountain Square, 3 River Valley Road, Clarke Quay MRT: Clarke Quay WHEN: Tomorrow, 7pm onwards ADMISSION: Free INFO: facebook.com/foxsportsasia

The Game Of Thrones Experience: Worlds Of Westeros

HBO Asia will hold Game Of Thrones: Ascend The Wall, a virtual-reality experience that will take users into the show and to the top of the ice wall featured in the hit series.

WHERE: Basement 4 Atrium, 2 Orchard Turn, Ion Orchard MRT: Orchard WHEN: Tomorrow - Thu, 10am - 10pm ADMISSION: Free TEL: 6238-8228 INFO: ionorchard.com

Sota Open House 2016

Find out more about the School of the Arts' curriculum leading to the International Baccalaureate Diploma. There will be talks, campus tours, a curriculum exhibition, arts shows and workshops.

WHERE: School of the Arts Singapore, 1 Zubir Said Drive MRT: Dhoby Ghaut/Bras Basah WHEN: April 9, 9am - 4pm ADMISSION: Free with registration TEL: 6338-9663 INFO: Register at sota-oh2016.eventbrite.sg


Not All Who Wander Are Lost By Jaxton Su

This series of whimsical paintings was conceived by drawing links to ideas of escapism and wanderlust. Using oil as his main medium, Su incorporates strange elements, animals and people coupled with a sense of humour.

WHERE: Blue Lotus Fine Art, 108 Tanjong Pagar Road MRT: Tanjong Pagar WHEN: Till tomorrow, 12.30 - 6.30pm daily ADMISSION: Free TEL: 9675-7721 INFO: bluelotusfineart.com.sg


Toy Factory Productions presents a tapestry of stories involving four gay men, contrasted against an immersive art installation.

WHERE: Drama Centre Black Box Theatre, 100 Victoria Street, National Library Building MRT: Bugis/Bras Basah WHEN: Till tomorrow, 3 & 8pm ADMISSION: $42 INFO: Tickets from toyfactory.com.sg

Sham Exhibition

This is an exhibition of objects that have been reinterpreted by four artists - Shin-young Park, Urich Lau, Miguel Chew and Ezzam Rahman - that demonstrate how people accept what they see as finite.

WHERE: Ludo Gallery, 261 Waterloo Street, Waterloo Centre, 02-05 MRT: Bras Basah/Bugis WHEN: Till Sun, noon - 6pm (today), noon - 4pm (tomorrow), Sun by appointment only ADMISSION: Free TEL: 9665-8473 INFO: ludo.gallery

Compiled by Callyn Chow & Ronald Kow

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 01, 2016, with the headline 'Happenings - Films'. Print Edition | Subscribe