World Cinema Series: The Films of Nuri Bilge Ceylan

Not only do Nuri Bilge Ceylan’s films show breathtaking vistas of Turkey, the Turkish director delves into everyday settings, realities and moral dilemmas in atmospheric features like Distant, Three Monkeys and Clouds of May. This retrospective includes his fuller repertoire of eight works, including one short film. For the full schedule, check the National Museum […]


Hallowed film director Stanley Kubrick gets a five film retrospective at newly-opened The Projector indie cinema. The line-up includes Lolita, Full Metal Jacket and a film way ahead of his time, 2001: A Space Odyssey. But if you’re more into classic horror, don’t miss The Shining. See the full line-up here. Free entry, but contributions are welcome.

aPORKalypse IV – Journey to the PORK of no return

Following her departure from Ujong, the queen of Mod Sin Shen Tan makes her return with this hotly anticipated pork extravaganza by pop-up organizers Gastrogig. The five-course dinner inspired by her foodie trip to Hong Kong includes dishes like Hong Kong-style French toast with braised pork belly, har cheong pork ribs and sweet potato donuts […]

Madam Tan’s Brunch Takeover

One of our favorite mod Sin chefs Shen Tan takes the reins for a special weekend brunch. On the menu are her specialties like nasi lemak crispy chicken, bak chor mee pasta and pulut hitam pudding with coconut ice cream.