What does it take to create a political tsunami? Melawan Arus traces the undercurrents beneath the waves that swept away the 61 year rule of the Barisan Nasional government in Malaysia. This story is revealed through the lived experiences of prominent figures from different eras and segments of society who were involved in the movement for change in Malaysia. Through their stories, we get a glimpse of what it takes to build a movement of critical mass and their perspectives on the challenges ahead in the New Malaysia.
Awards & Screenings
- What is the point of democracy if we are not allowed to participate and be part of the mechanism that affects change (FMT, 25 September 2018)