A tour of the British colony of Singapore in 1938.
The footage from the preparation for “this is it“, a series of Michael Jackson’s 50 final concerts, was collected and turned into a documentary called Michael Jackson’s This Is It. Enjoy this documentation about Michael Jackson’s rehearsals of the concert series of the same name, both on stage and behind the scenes.
“Singapore – Crossroads of the East 1938” gives you a tour of British colony of Singapore in 1938.
According to Professor Chyong-fang Ko from the Taiwanese Central Research Institute, Vietnamese brides account for 35% of 338,000 foreign brides in Taiwan, or around 118,300 women, mainly from the south of Vietnam.
Women like Huynh Mai are the victims of a practice that is fast becoming more popular. According to the Korean Statistics Office, the total number of Vietnamese brides married to Korean men nearly doubled to 10,131 in 2006 from 5,822 in 2005. In an interview with The Yale Globalist, social worker Bui Van Anh from the province of Ben Tre said, “In some villages here, almost everyone has family members or knows someone who is married to foreign men.” [Read more…]
One of the few documentaries ever made about lesbians in Singapore, this documentary, filmed in 2006 uses interview footage with three Singaporean lesbians -Amanda Lee, Sabrina Renee Chong and Gea Swee Jean, to get a rare glimpse into lesbian lives in Singapore. [Read more…]