The Lapis Sagu Film Contest is a film-making experience like no other. All you have to do is submit a story idea on Singapore’s cultural diversity and local-foreigner relations. If your entry is chosen by one of our four celebrated filmmakers, they will work closely with you to bring your idea to life.

The Brief

Meet The Directors

As if a chance to work with one of Singapore’s leading directors isn’t amazing enough, each of the four winners or teams get to walk away with $5,000 in cash too!

Lapis Updates

Judging Lapis Sagu

Take a behind-the-scenes peek into the judging process.

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Guess the Film!

Do you have what it takes to be a screenwriter? Take this logline quiz to find out!

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Lapis Sagu in the News

To kick-start the Lapis Sagu Film Contest, we put our filmmakers in the kitchen to try kueh-making. How did they fare?

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Reading Between the Lines

What makes a logline outstanding? Our directors explain what they hope to see among the entries.

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Lapis Sagu in the City

We brought our little colourful kueh lapis sagu to Singapore’s business district where they found kindred spirits among the culturally diverse workforce.

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The Directors’ Take on the Kueh

Whose wife is addicted to lapis sagu? Who is reminded of his childhood when he eats the kueh? Read on to find out!

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Make It Better

How can we make Singapore a better home for all? Can we become an even more close-knit community as we get increasingly diverse?

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About Project Lapis Sagu

Singapore is a melting pot of cultures. Rich in flavour and unique in character, we’re bound together like intricately crafted layers of Lapis Sagu. Project Lapis Sagu is a creative springboard for open conversations on cultural diversity and social integration in Singapore.