Ligiah Villalobos appointed Advisor to SAS - January 4, 2014

Ligiah Villalobos (Writer/Producer/Director/Voice Talent) has kindly consented to be Advisor to the Screenwriters Association (Singapore). Ligiah wrote and produced Under the Same Moon, an official selection at Sundance 2007. To date, it is the highest sale for a Spanish-language film in the history of Sundance. Made for under US$2 million, the film has earned over US$23 million worldwide.

Ligiah’s telemovie script “Firefly” was recently awarded a Humanitas Prize. In 2008, she was honored with the Norman Lear Writers Award at the ImagenAwards. She has also written for numerous Children’s TV Series, including Go, Diego! Go.

She also oversaw Walt Disney’s prestigious Writers Fellowship Program and Director’s Training Program. She serves on the Board of The Writers Guild Foundation.

As Advisor, Ligiah will help us to strategise on branding and developing international networks.