Contemporary Singapore filmmaking: history, policies and Eric Khoo


Tan See Kam

Tan See Kam presently works and researches at the University of Macau, Macau SAR, China, and prior to this, at various tertiary institutions in Australia and Singapore. He has publications in Asian Cinema, Cinemaya, Screen, Social Semiotics, The South East Asian Journal of Social Science, Media Asia, Intermedia, Antithesis and Journal of Homosexuality. They include reprints and book chapters in Queer Asian Cinema: Shadows in the Shade (New York: Harrington Park Press, 2000), Between Home and World: A Reader in Hong Kong Cinema (Hong Kong: Oxford University Press, in press), and Chinese Films in Focus: 25 New Takes (London: British Film Institute, in press). He has also co-edited a special issue on “Gender in Asian cinema” for Asian Journal of Communication (2001). He received his Ph.D. from the University of Melbourne, Australia. Email Contact: tsktan@umac.mo.