FORTY-ONE years from now, what can one look forward to in Malaysian art? Based on artworks on display at Minut Init‘s gallery space, expect durian dispensaries, a world overtaken by robots, and cats. 2057, a visual art exhibition curated by theatre and film practitioner Gavin Yap, also foretells liberation in pill form.
THE Kyoto Filmmakers Lab closes for submissions on 8 September 2016, or two weeks from now. So if you make movies and want to develop your craft, how about time off in Japan for a special program? Because if you’re among the selected few who show enough potential for the Kyoto Filmmakers Lab jury, you could be in Japan for a six-day workshop on filmmaking led by international industry sensations!
FESTIVAL Filem Malaysia is not a film festival.
NATIONAL film awards Festival Filem Malaysia ke-28 (FFM28) recently unveiled its revamped nominations. Simply combining previously debated categories, Berita Harian also reports that organisers have pushed the newly-formed Filem Terbaik Nasional award as the ceremony’s top honour despite the category being one of the least competitive.