20/20: The Temasek Short Film Project is a short film series aimed at nurturing the next generation of local filmmakers. Commissioned by Temasek, a Singapore investment company, the project provides 20 young aspiring filmmaking groups with funding as well as mentorships by some of Singapore’s most renowned directors.

Watch Season 1 Films

Ever imagined what the future holds? In a world of robots, artificial intelligence, automation and technology, it almost seems as if nothing is really impossible.

In Season 2, we challenged our aspiring young filmmakers to let their imaginations run wild as they share their views of the future through their artistic lens.



  • Incorporated in 1974, Temasek is an investment company headquartered in Singapore. Supported by 10 offices internationally, Temasek owns a S$275 billion portfolio as at 31 March 2017, mainly in Singapore and the rest of Asia.

    Our portfolio covers a broad spectrum of industries: financial services; telecommunications, media & technology; transportation & industrials; consumer & real estate; life sciences & agribusiness; as well as energy & resources. Our investment activities are guided by four investment themes and the long term trends they represent:

    •  Transforming Economies;

    •  Growing Middle Income Populations;

    •  Deepening Comparative Advantages; and

    •  Emerging Champions

    Our compounded annualised Total Shareholder Return since inception in 1974 is 15% in Singapore dollar terms, or 17% in US dollar terms.

  • Temasek has had an overall corporate credit rating of AAA/Aaa by rating agencies S&P Global Ratings and Moody’s Investors Service respectively, since our inaugural credit rating in 2004.

    Along with our Singapore headquarters, our offices are also located in New York, San Francisco, São Paulo and Mexico City in the Americas; London in Europe; Beijing and Shanghai in China; Mumbai in India; and Hanoi in Vietnam.

    As an institution, we have a stake in the well-being of our larger community. We recognise that environmental, social and governance factors can impact our stakeholders as well as the long term sustainability of companies and businesses.

    We believe collective action is needed to achieve the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals by 2030 to uplift the global community and deliver a sustainable world. We will do our part as a responsible investor, institution and steward, for our present and future generations.

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Season 2

  • Meet the filmmakers
    and mentors

  • Get to know more about our latest batch of aspiring filmmakers and the renowned mentors who will be guiding them along in this artistic journey.

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