Zhao Wei Films Brian Gothong Tan

Brian Gothong Tan


Brian Gothong Tan is one of the leading creatives in Singapore and is best known for his cutting-edge and highly engaging works in film, theatre and installation art.
 His works have been featured in numerous productions which have toured successfully in many countries like Italy, USA, Korea and the United Kingdom. He has won the “Best Use of Multimedia” for the Life! Theatre Awards, in 2005, 2008, 2012 and 2016.

His feature debut, Invisible Children (2008), was invited to Berlin and Tokyo amongst other established International festivals.

Blessed with a cinematic eye, he has lensed Pleasure Factory (2007), screened in the Official Selection of Cannes Film Festival and finds himself a frequent collaborator of Eric Khoo, most notably for the features In the Room (2015) and 7 Letters (2015).

Brian was also appointed the Director of Film and Visual Effects for Singapore’s National Day Parade 2009, 2011 and 2016, as well as the world’s first Youth Olympic Games Opening and Closing ceremonies in 2010. He was conferred the Young Artist Award in 2012, and more recently, the Singapore Youth Award in 2015.