11 Sep '14, 10am

Singapore govt urged to lift ban on docu about the city-state's political exiles

SINGAPORE - Leading Singaporean artists and activists urged the government Thursday to allow the exhibition of a documentary about the city-state's political exiles which has been banned on grounds of national security. Singapore film director Anthony Chen at an awards ceremony in Taipei, on Nov 23, 2013. He has called for a documentary about political exiles to be allowed. (AFP photo) They expressed "deep disappointment" at the decision by the Media Development Authority (MDA) to ban the public showing of "To Singapore, With Love" by local film director Tan Pin Pin. "We would like to emphasise that censorship does nothing to promote a vibrant, informed society. We thus urge the MDA to reconsider its decision," said a statement signed by 39 artists and activists. They include director Anthony Chen, a winner of the prestigious Camera d'Or prize at the Cannes Film Festival, ...

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