Friday, 14th till 30th September 2006: Freedom Film Fest 07 – KL, JB & Penang
Once again it’s time to get tuned into the KOMAS Freedom Film Fest 2007 (FFF07)!
Three exciting events to be held in KL, Penang and Johor Bahru, spanning three weekends, will screen some 32 thought-provoking films from all over the world featuring the works of inspiring and award-winning directors.
FFF07 will also premiere the screenings of the winning film proposals with the theme ‚Äú50th Merdeka ‚Äì The Untold Human Rights Stories‚Äù.
The three outstanding scripts chosen were:
‚ÄúForgotten‚Äù, a documentary by Penangite Ong Boon Keong, about the right to land by more than 2000 jetty settlers in Weld Quay, Georgetown who have been labeled as squatters.
‚ÄúShe‚Äôs My Son‚Äù by Indrani Kopal, a documentary that will give us a first-hand view into the life of a transgendered Malaysian
‚ÄúSepuluh Tahun Sebelum Merdeka‚Äù by Fahmi Reza, a documentary about the hidden history behind the democratic struggle and political independence of Malaya.
Entry to FFF is by invitation:
send your name, number, and number of guests to this email and specify which screening day(s) you‚Äôd like to go for or you can register yourself on the day of the screening itself at the FFF07 front desk.
Check the screening schedule, featured film synopsis and updated information:
Venues and Dates:
September 14, 15, 16 | Schedule
Kuala Lumpur ‚Äì Central Market Annexe
3rd Floor, Central Market Annexe
Jalan Hang Kasturi 50050 Kuala Lumpur
Contact: KOMAS 03 7968 5415 / 01 6653 1167
September 21, 22, 23 | Schedule
Penang ‚Äì The Actors Studio Greenhall
Ground Floor Zhong Zheng School Memorial Centre
32, Lebuh Light, 10200 Penang
Contact: Yoke Pin 01 2361 9113
September 28, 29, 30 | Schedule
Johor Bahru ‚Äì JOTIC Auditorium (tentative)
Suite 5-2 Johor Tourist Information Centre (JOTIC),
No. 2, Jalan Air Molek, 80000 JOHOR BAHRU
Contact: Adrian 01 2308 9395
For more information please contact:
03 7968 5415 | email