Esplanade Presents

Film

Film Screening: One Leg Kicking

Mark Lee, Gurmit Singh, Sharon Au, Fiona Xie Directed by Khoo Koh Written by Eric Khoo, Wei Koh, Redmund Law and James Toh (Singapore)

21 Aug 2022, Sun, 8pm

1hr 40mins

(Intermission: None)

Esplanade Concourse

Free

Synopsis

One Leg Kicking tells the story about a group of underdogs who form an amateur football team (The Durians) to play in a fictional local league organised by a farsighted sponsor. The prize for the winners: a trip to the 2002 World Cup Finals. Gurmit Singh plays (Tai Po) the common man’s hero, raising his two young children single-handedly after his wife passes away.

 

The rest of the “Durians” include Mark Lee (Handsome), an ex-convict with major anger management problems, Moe Alkaff (Vernon), a lounge singer struggling against his deadly nemesis, the karaoke machine, and Sharon Au (Kim), a tender but tough tomboy, while Siva Choy (Sammy Best) plays the inspirational coach who moulds them into a winning side.

Advisory:

Mask-wearing is required for all indoor events. No tickets will be issued. Seats are available on a first-come, first-served basis. 

Language: English
Subtitle Language: English
Things to Note:
Accessibility Advisory: We provide a range of access services and relaxed performances for patrons with access needs. For wheelchair-accessible seats, please call Esplanade Customer Experience at 6828 8377 for assistance. Concessions for Persons With Disabilities (PWDs) and up to one accompanying companion are available. | View our accessibility guide

Date & Time

21 Aug 2022, Sun

8pm

Esplanade Concourse
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