If you’re familiar with online hit short films “Pekak“, “Bebel” and last year’s interactive “Ngelamun” that took a delightful spin on Malaysian school life with its beautiful color grading, storyline, and composition- you best believe that Adam Zainal and his crew is coming up with something wonderful, but they need YOUR help to get it rolling!
Back after two decades, the playwright-director Kee Thuan Chye returns to produce Swordfish + Concubine, turning two beloved tales from Sejarah Melayu; Singapura Dilanggar Todak and a tale about a sultan’s favorite concubine who was put to death by impalement that’ll take us on a journey back through time into historical Malaya, to create this expansive modern-day adaption of Malaysian history, culture and values in our people. Taking place from the 2nd to the 5th of November 2017, the play will be staged at Pentas 1, KLPAC and some it its proceeds will go to raise funds for the family of Ooi Eow Jin, a former orchestra conductor of RTM.
If you’ve spent your lifetime admiring the works of National Geographic, and hoped to someday work with the people behind these exquisite documentaries? If you’ve got more than passion and are looking to get your work on the big screen; we’ve sure got news for you!
Crossing Borders is offering documentary professionals a chance to Guest Pitch at the Crossing Borders International Pitching Forum happening in Kuala Lumpur this 9 December 2017!