A look at the life and recent trials of longtime secretary of the Singapore Film Society, Toh Hai Leong. The film includes interviews with his contemporaries and Toh himself. His tragic and strangely fulfilled life is intimately covered, offering an illuminating portrait of a fascinating figure in Singapore’s arts community.

  • Director: Chew Tze Chuan
  • Genre: Documentary
  • Rating: NC16
  • Availability: library@esplanade
  • Accession No: 2007-D-0766
  • Subtitles: English
  • Release Year: 2006
  • Producer: Tan Fong Cheng
  • Language: English, Hokkien, Mandarin
  • Production Country: Singapore

Cast List:

  • Toh Hai Leong, Ho Choon Hing, Wong Lung Hsiang, Wee Li Lin, Russell Heng, Ben Slater, Yuni Hadi, Pierre Rissient, T Sasitharan, Kenneth Tan


  • Cinematographers - TC Chew,Eric Khoo,Ho Choon Hing & Frances Mah; Screenwriter - Toh Hai Leong; Editors - TC Chew & Benjamin Illos


  • Personalities - Toh Hai Leong, Ben Slater, Wee Li Lin, Kenneth Tan, Wong Lung-Hsiang, Dr Russell Heng, Ho Choon Hiong, T. Sasitharan, Wahyuni A Hadi
  • Places - Hawker Centre, Flea Market, Hospital, Dialysis Centre, National Stadium, National Museum Coffeeshop
  • Disease - Diabetes
  • Occupations - Doctors, Nurses, Filmmakers
  • Medicine - Insulin

Other Catalogues