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School of Art, Design and Media, Nanyang Technological University
Ben Slater (U.K./Singapore) is a writer, editor and lecturer who’s been based in Singapore for the last 15 years. He’s the author of Kinda Hot: The Making of Saint Jack in Singapore (Marshal Cavendish: 2006), 25: Histories and Stories of the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF: 2014), and his critical writings on film have appeared in international publications such as Screen International and Cahiers du Cinema. He’s been a script editor and consultant on many short films and features, including HELEN (2008) and MISTER JOHN (2013) by Joe Lawlor and Christine Molloy and HERE(2009) by Ho Tzu Nyen. He wrote the short film THE LEGEND OF THE IMPACTS (2012), and co-wrote the feature CAMERA (2014), directed by James Leong. He recently edited a publication dedicated to interviews with screenwriters in Asia, NANG ISSUE ONE: SCREENWRITING (2016). He’s currently a Senior Lecturer at the School of Art, Design & Media, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, where he teaches screenwriting and narrative.
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“Ben Slater,” NTU CCA Singapore Digital Archive, accessed August 7, 2022, https://ntuccasingapore.omeka.net/items/show/3927.