Born and raised in Malaysia, Jaginder a.k.a Jinder had the opportunity to observe and learn from people from multicultural backgrounds. His close interactions enabled him to learn an astounding 6 languages (Punjabi, Mandarin, English, Malay, Tamil and Cantonese!) Now living in Australia, Jaginder shares his stories with the insights that he has had through his observations and as life continues to unfold in front of him.
Name: Jaginder Singh
Lives in: Perth, Australia
Company: ELEVENTH MEDIA
Occupation: Director, Filmmaker, Producer and Screenwriter
Unique traits: Speaks 8 languages (Mandarin, English, Malay, Tamil, Punjabi, Cantonese, Hindi, Bahasa Indonesia)
Film (Adventure, Drama and Family) Writer AJIT SINGH 12, blends in happily in to his new home in the middle of Australia. However, his brother RAJVEER 20, finds it unbearable to be constantly labelled a terrorist due to his beard and turban that he keeps faithfully according to his Sikh heritage. Rajveer decides to join the army and leaves home after an argument with their dad SARJIT, 50. Fearing for his brother's safety, Ajit convinces Sarjit to go after Rajveer. Unfortunately, the treacherous road in the outback takes Sarjit's life during a fiery crash. Now, Ajit not only has to survive the outback, he also has to find Rajveer to offer a last prayer for their father and, according to his cultural beliefs it has to be done within ELEVEN DAYS. Written by Jaginder Singh
Film (Short, Adventure, Drama and Family) Writer After the death of his father. Amrit 12, finds himself lost in a foreign city whilst trying to locate his older brother.
Shackles Of the Batavia
Film (short) Writer/Director In 1629, Wouter Loos and Jan Pelgrom are sentenced to be castaways on uncharted Australia as punishment for their role in mutiny, mayhem and murders. These men think life has given them another chance. Little do they suspect what is waiting beyond the shores of The Great Unknown Southland. With limited food and water, they have to learn to survive in this harsh land quickly or Death will come visiting. Both men have different take on their past and even more different plans for their future. Their toxic relationship is about to be test by their actions and words. Tread carefully they must; for one wrong move could bring disaster...
Winner - Nashville Film Festival Best Feature Screenplay (Family Film)
Winner - Hollywood Screenplay Contest (Family Film Category)
River Scroll Award for Best Feature Screenplay in the Silent River Film Festival
Honolulu International Film Festival - Short Film Accolade for Antim Ardas