Director of Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, Tom Tykwer

We speak with Tom Tykwer, the acclaimed director of the brilliant period thriller Perfume: The Story of a Murderer, about his style, influences, the pressures of adapting a beloved (and some say impossible to film) novel and the logistics of shooting an orgy scene.

Brussels Sprouts Belgian Beer & Mussels

Combine Chef Gary Kwang’s culinary skills with the restaurant know-how of established food gurus Emmanuel Stroobant and Edina Hong of Saint Pierre, and we have a winner, folks. This Belgian-style brasserie sits on prime real estate overlooking the Singapore River at one of the latest lifestyle hubs, The Pier @ Robertson, and with its high […]

Road Trip

Discover the hidden gems of southern Vietnam.

Smoked Out

The crackdown on smokers puffing away in non-smoking areas has taken a more covert route recently. Plainclothes public health inspectors from the National Environment Agency (NEA) conducted sting operations at two coffee shops along Bukit Batok Ave 3, which have resulted in a number of busted smokers, all of whom found their wallets lighter by […]