Asia Scene & Heard
2017 marked 50 years of bilateral and diplomatic ties between Singapore and Indonesia, and the Singapore Media Festival joined in the commemorations by naming Indonesia as its first Country-of-Focus this year.
To relive the magic of the festival, here’s a roundup of highlights that took place across various constituent events – all in numbers!
Here are bite-sized highlights of the news and announcements from Singapore.
With the convening of thousands of delegates and esteemed experts from around the world at the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) and ScreenSingapore 2017, all focus is on how the industry is going to navigate the increasing competitive omni-platform media environment, while leveraging new trends and emerging opportunities as the media industry undergoes a phase of innovation and reinvention.
Kicking off this year’s Country-of-Focus festivities, IMDA hosted The Singapore Party in Jakarta on 9 November, ahead of the anticipated gala screening of Mouly Surya’s Cannes-acclaimed feature, Marlina the Murderer in Four Acts.