Set amidst the 1964 racial riots and based on a true story, Ah Mei, a Chinese girl is caught out during a curfew. Afraid, she runs into a Malay household where the son, Kassim, brings her back home. The young couple grow closer along the way. Unfortunately, her father misunderstands the situation and together with other neighbours, beat up Kassim. A poignant piece on the need for peace and understanding between different races.

  • Director: Danial Haris
  • Runtime: 13m52s
  • Genre: Drama
  • Rating: PG
  • Availability: library@esplanade
  • Accession No: 2007-D-0530
  • Subtitles: English
  • Release Year: 2005
  • Producer: Andriah Chee
  • Language: English, Hokkien, Malay, Mandarin
  • Production Country: Singapore

Cast List:

  • Muhammed B Abdul Rahman
  • Ghoo Shun Ling
  • Nur Elliyaur Bte Mahmood
  • Nicholas
  • N Mohammed Kasshir
  • Edwin Kee Wen Xing
  • Guo Guang
  • Mei Fong Jie
  • Lim Lay Chin
  • Chee Shijie
  • Khleev Mohd Ghows
  • Danial Harris B Kassim
  • Lim Yew Wen
  • Adrian Tan
  • Aroozoo Wesley Leon


  • Assistant Producer - Chin Mei Q.; Bryan Lum; Centha; Daruis Shah; Edwin Kee Wen Xing; Lee Kok Wee Jacky; Kheleev Mohd Ghows; Khoo Khiang Ting; N Mohammed Yassir; Rex Xu; Syed Mohammed Danial


  • Eras - 1960s Singapore
  • Events - 1964 Racial Riots
  • Themes - Racism, Prejudice, Friendship, Young Love, Help, Understanding, Tolerance
  • Emotions - Fear, Panic, Love
  • Relationships - Siblings

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