15 year old Jas is a troubled kid whose dad has recently died. The official cause of death is that he was under the influence of marijuana and slipped on some rocks near a river – but Jas refuses to believe that’s all there is to the story. Primed with a vivid imagination and grief, her wild theories lead to her accusing the local mine manager of murdering her dad. Meanwhile new teacher Ruby arrives in this small town to face the daunting task of
managing her first job – and Jas.
*Also available as Series – 6 x 10′
Lion Mums traces the lives of three very different women who have the same goal of providing the best for their children. Jennifer Tan (Bernice Liu) is the perfect mother who has given up a promising career to raise her children. Durrani (Nurul Aini) is the ultimate career woman. A tough as nails lawyer who is out to prove that she can do anything. Min Yi (Vanessa Vanderstraaten), a single mother, is barely managing to hold her life together. She does whatever it takes to give the best to her son.
These three lionesses help each other through the issues Singapore parents go through of finding a balance between the academic excellence the education system demands and allowing their children to be little kids, enjoying their short precious childhood.
An inherited shophouse with its secrets derails the life of Chi Ling, a Singaporean banker who has been living in Hong Kong. As Chi Ling begins to understand the seemingly poor choices her great-grandmother had to make as the Last Madame of a brothel in 1939–1940 Singapore, she has to make a decision about the secrets she has unravelled.