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FREEDOMFILMFEST 2018: MENDING THE GAP IN ‘NEW MALAYSIA’

FreedomFilmFest 2018, which concluded its main festival event in Selangor on 6th October was historic on many fronts. Who would have imagined as we began planning the festival at the beginning of this year, that the 14th General Election (GE14) would have seen a new government rise to power for the first time since the country’s independence?

Featuring FFF Film Grant Winner – Putri Purnama Sugua

Putri was selected as one of this year’s FFF film grant recipients for her upcoming documentary “Aku Mau Sekolah” (“I Want To Go To School”), which will focus on one of the many obstacles faced by stateless children residing in Malaysia – access to education.

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Featuring FFF Film Grant Winner – Lawrence Jayaraj

Lawrence was selected for his impassioned film pitch for “The Story of Kam Agong”, which focuses on his family’s struggle for justice after hospital negligence and insufficient maternal care led to the death of his mother-in-law in Lawas, rural Sarawak.

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Featuring FFF Film Grant Winner – Yusri ‘Shaggy’ Sapari

Malaysia's leading annual human rights film festival, FreedomFilmFest (FFF), which will take place in Petaling Jaya from 29 September – 7 October 2018, has one goal in mind this year, to echo the mission statement of the United Nations 2030 Agenda for Sustainable...

FFF2018 is now calling for entries – New category for students.

FreedomFilmFest is now calling for film grant proposals and completed film entries  with the theme, Mend The Gap. This theme is inspired by the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development set out by member states of the United Nations that “No one should be Left Behind”....

FREEDOMFILMFEST 2017: THOUSANDS UNITE FOR HUMAN RIGHTS

FreedomFilmFest (FFF) 2017 may be over in the Klang Valley, but it's still fresh in the hearts and minds of the organisers and participants. This year's week-long festival successfully brought together thousands of members of the public at PJ Live Arts, who engaged in...

The IDFA Pitch

Pitch your film project at FFF 2017 and receive a trip to Amsterdam to attend IDFA & IDFA Academy! You will pitch to an international judging panel and the best pitch will receive the award to attend IDFA and participate in the IDFA academy, a 4 day training...

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