We sent Azzad Mahdzir — he directed Beromen from Taman Neapolitan and a short play called Pasang you’ll hear more about soon — to the latest edition of Borak Arts Series, held amidst and during the final week of George Town Festival. Azzad shares his experience from The Wembley Penang but also has some important questions for our readers.
Earnest young voices deliver a smorgasbord of dissociated dreams but we know these guys can do better.
THE premiere of Sky Gan Yu Long‘s heart-rending Funeral launched this year’s BMW Shorties 2016. Produced with an RM75,000 grant earned through BMW Shorties 2015 thanks to his winning entry Fish, Sky’s new film chronicles the life of an old grocer following the passing of his beloved wife. Funeral follows the grocer and his young granddaughter as they organise a funeral for his late wife.