A still from 1995 Singaporean production Bugis Street, a film about transsexual prostitutes.

Bugis Street, about a transsexual brothel, and disco-set Forever Fever – Singapore films you’d think were made elsewhere

  • Hong Kong director Yonfan’s 1995 film named after a former Singapore red-light area featured real transsexuals, nudity and plenty of sex
  • Forever Fever was a wild retelling of Saturday Night Fever made by a former ‘disco kid’ who hoped it would give Singapore’s staid image a facelift
Topic |   Asian cinema

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A still from 1995 Singaporean production Bugis Street, a film about transsexual prostitutes.
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