Singapore is more than just a metropolis of golden lights, gleaming landmarks and soaring skyscrapers.

It is a tapestry of narratives—tales of tenacity and grace under pressure, connected by the common threads of passion and empathy.

It is a landscape of kaleidoscopic cultures, unified in a sense of solidarity and shared belonging. Home to artists, zookeepers and fishermen, whose everyday acts shine bright as symbols of bravery.

It can be found in the life journeys of teachers who turned into musicians, hawkers feeding the hungry, and champions who have been knocked down but who never, ever tap out.

A city is made of stories. Come discover ours.

For more info about the SG Stories Content Fund, visit https://go.gov.sg/sgstories

Go on an adventure

Screengrab from A Day With Popo
A Day With Popo

In this moving yarn, a boy helps his grandmother say goodbye to her dear husband by taking her through the city streets, from lush natural sanctuaries to bustling modern streets.


BESTNIGHTS - a NSFTV animated series
BESTNIGHTS

Sports champions discover what it takes to attain victory; a hawker duo strives to support the less fortunate; music takes flight from classroom to stage; and an artist sketches stories on skin. As dusk falls, watch these stories found beneath the city’s streetlights.


Kampong Gelam United
#KampongGelamUnited

Take a trip through the colourful streets of Kampong Gelam with Munah Bagharib, Najib Ali and Sheikh Haikel in this three-part series, regaling you with stories, memories and recollections of their beloved neighbourhood.

 


The Mysterious and Magical Tan Ah Huat
The Mysterious and Magical Tan Ah Huat

Join a 1920s time-traveller, Tan Ah Huat, as he befriends modern-day Singaporeans, marvels at how the city has changed and blazes a trail towards new adventures on his rickety bicycle.


The Little Explorers
The Little Explorers

Imagination and reality intertwine in this mixed-media narrative of a pair of siblings who discover the wonders of a reimagined city, both foreign and familiar in their memories.


Fakkah Fuzz and host Caitanya Tan chatting on the SGSCF Series, “Ready, Reset Go!”
Ready Reset Go

Join Caitanya Tan as she plays tourist in her own city, delving into the lives of freelancers during COVID-19. With guests like comedian Fakkah Fuzz, this 4-part journey is bound to entertain and inspire in equal measure.


Food for the soul

Food Strings

Colourful personalities within Singapore’s food industry come together in this bite-sized, 4-part series. Peer into the minds of hawkers, chefs and grocers, and learn how they have risen to the challenges from the pandemic. 

Launching soon


Memories on a Plate: The Pocket Series
Memories on a Plate: The Pocket Series

Part uplifting biography and part recipe guide, each episode in this series shines a light on the lives and inspirations of local home cooks, with their uniquely Singaporean dishes.


United by Passion

Screengrab from Fish People of Singapore
Sea People of Singapore

Dive into a story set on the seas and shores of our island and learn about the communities and individuals whose lives and passions are intertwined with Singapore’s waters.


Taking Back 2020
Taking Back 2020

Take a peek into the lives of our city’s artists and performers, as they share their hopes and fears during COVID-19. From Teochew Opera and street art to stand-up comedy, design and music, these practitioners are connected through love for their craft.


Tembusu Three

Featuring hip-hop musicians Zadon, Fariz Jabba and Yung Raja, these catchy remixes fuse classic tunes with modern day rhythms, beats and motifs, as a reminder of tenacity of Singaporeans.

Launching soon


Feature of Lenne Chai, a photographer, from the SGSCF series, “Work-From-Heart (WFH)”.
WFH: Work From Heart

What is it that fuels the creative spirit? This series takes you behind the scenes into the minds of some of our island’s most inspiring creatives, as they turn the challenges of COVID-19 into sources of singular inspiration.


A Singapore State of Mind

Heartfelt, candid and filled with beautiful scenes of our City in a Garden, this documentary features unique individuals as they take viewers on a journey around places that inspire and influence their passions.

Launching soon


Rediscover our heritage

SGSCF Series: Let’s Go Live!
LETSGOLIVE

Embark on a tour through Singapore from the comfort of your living room, through three live-streamed virtual tours taking place in our city’s most beloved districts.


We Are Explorers Screengrab
We Were Explorers

Poetry and visual storytelling merge in this compact narrative, encapsulating the soul of our city, triumphs of our nation, memories of our past and passions of our people.


SGSCF Series: Persevering Preservations: Singapore Stories from South China Morning Post
Persevering Preservations

Discover how our city’s traditional trades cope with the trials of modernisation. This three-part series documents the everyday lives of a local rattan furniture maker, hawker and mama shop (traditional grocery shop) owner.


Resilience in times of COVID-19

From Singapore, For Singapore

This riveting documentary unravels how global aviation icon Singapore Airlines adapted to the realities of flight in COVID-19 and played a crucial role in bringing supplies to Singapore.

Launching soon


Kampung Spirit

This 2-part series puts a spotlight on Singapore’s kampung spirit through the solidarity and dedication of Resorts World Sentosa’s staff and personnel, as they band together to overcome adversity.

Launching soon


We Will Rise Again series
We Will Rise Again

The quiet courage of the people behind Singapore’s tourism industry are brought to life in this series of uplifting stories. From housekeepers to flight attendants, the resilience and bravery of these individuals are bound to stir your heart.


While You Were Home

This dreamy short film features the individuals, from hawkers to zookeepers, who kept our city ticking in a time of crisis, expressing their excitement to welcome us back to the places we love.

Launching soon


Watch the SG Stories Content Fund films via our playlist.