Why join SAMPP?

So that we may all have a voice and platform to work together on how we can flourish in our craft and in our careers within our own industry. With your expertise and membership, we are able to organise primer workshops, masterclasses and engage in industry advocacy dialogue forums. 

To borrow from a famous quote:

“Ask not what the industry can do for you, but instead, ask what you can do for your industry.”

Who should join SAMPP?

SAMPP’s membership is open for application to Singapore-based motion picture professionals across these sectors:

  • Film,
  • Television,
  • Digital content,

who are practitioners holding above or below-the-line credits, and can be:

  • Freelancers,
  • Employees,
  • Employers, or 
  • Company owners.

Membership is open to all motion picture professionals, who hold above- and below-the-line screen credits that shall be stipulated in the Association’s membership application forms and as determined by the Committee, and is assessed using the following criteria:

  1. professional integrity;
  2. minimum of 1 year’s experience with majority of income derived from motion picture production; and
  3. quality of work.

Unless the applicant meets and/or exceeds these criteria and standards, he/she will not be admitted as a member.

Types of membership


For Singaporeans & PRs. Full membership access including voting rights.


For non-Singaporeans & non-PRs.
Full membership access with exception of voting rights.


For all students. Proof of student ID required.

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, all membership fees are waived for 2020.

New members signing up between now and 31 December 2020 will receive a free one-year subscription. Existing members will have an additional year added to their current memberships.