ABOUT SUFYAN SAM'AN
Sufyan Sam’an is a freelance 1st Asst Director. He worked through the ranks in the industry since a young age, starting out as a Production Assistant on TVC and film sets.
He worked closely with renowned Singaporean film director, Royston Tan, during his stay at Chuan Pictures from 2008 till 2010, where he Asst Directed and Produced many acclaimed works such as “Ah Kong” TVC for the Health Promotions Board and OKTO Channel’s much hyped documentary “Old Places”.
Over the years, he has been actively involved in the local film scene, working as a 1st Assistant Director on feature films such as David Hevey’s Durian King, Randy Ang’s 1965, Re:Solve and TV Dramas/Telemovies such as Papa Rock and Curry Curry Christmas.
A SEA Games spot for STARHUB that Sufyan produced and Asst Directed with Vividthree Productions garnered PromaxBDA GOLD Winner for Design Art Direction & Design for Sports Program General Image Campaign and Silver World Award Winner and Finalist Certificate, New York Festivals 2013
Aside from his notable works in Assistant Directing and Producing, Sufyan also got his hands into directing. He has directed a Web Commercial for Audi’s latest A4 series titled “Set The Pace” and his maiden short fim, “Child”, has won “The Viewers’ Choice” Award in Cathay Motion Picture Awards 2013.
His short film, Unspoken, was awarded the Special Mention Award for MM2 Movie Makers Competition 2015.
In 2017, Sufyan won Cine65's Overall Best Film and Best Direction for his short film The Red Packet.
AWARDS & RECOGNITIONS
CINE65 IV 2017:
OVERALL BEST FILM - "THE RED PACKET"
BEST DIRECTION - "THE RED PACKET"
MM2 MOVIE MAKERS 2015:
SPECIAL MENTION AWARD - "UNSPOKEN"
CATHAY MOTION PICTURE AWARDS 2013:
VIEWERS' CHOICE - "CHILD"
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