‘Cinderella’, directed by Kenneth Branagh, brings to life the fairytale of a girl that we’ve all known and read about since we were a child. A story of hope and positivity. A story that shows that being kind and persevering is all that it takes to lead a better life.
‘Cinderella’ is a story about a girl who was left to her stepmom and two stepsisters after the passing of both her parents. She attends a ball with the help of her fairy godmother, eventually finding herself an eligible prince that accepts her for who she is.
This live action retelling of the fairytale had me grinning to myself throughout the movie. This version was of course [...]
Zalila Lee, not a familiar name to those not-in-the-know of the Malaysian singer-songwriter scene, performs regularly at local venues like Merdekarya, The Bee and Laundry Bar in the Klang Valley near where she lives, went to high school and pretty much grew up in.
“Convenience of commuting,” she says, explaining why she hasn’t embarked on a national tour of her original music. Zalila, or “Zal”, is also a multi-talented musician who actively sessions on drums and offers smooth backing vocals for other local artists.
The songwriter recently released her debut album called ‘Shadows’ in December last year, and it has felt like a strangely long gap from [...]