Bukit Pasoh Street Party: Movie Screening: Taming of the Princess 醉打金枝

10 May
Bukit Pasoh
Free Admission

1958 / B&W / Hokkien with Chinese and English subtitles / 83 min / PG

This Hokkien operatic film is based on the classic tale of Princess Sheng Ping, a wilful royal married to Guo Ai, the son of a top official, Guo Ziyi. Guo Ai hits Princess Sheng Ping for not attending his father’s birthday celebration and is charged for his action. Performed entirely by local Sin Kee Lin Hokkien Opera Troupe, the film was produced by the Hong Kong United Co. Ltd.

After the screening, join us as film researcher Toh Hun Ping shares insights on the historical transformation of Singapore’s landscapes through ‘on-location’ scenes in films produced and released in the 20th century.

Screening courtesy of Mr and Mrs Chan Kam Yuen.

6pm - 8pm

43 Bukit Pasoh Road
Ee Hoe Hean Club

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