Freedom Film Fest 2010

by Yerry Nikholas Borang October 05, 2010
FreedomFilmFest2010 is back for the 7th year. The annual human rights film festival will be held throughout the month of October & November, gracing cities across the nation including Petaling Jaya, Johor Bahru, Miri and Georgetown.

Event details

When

October 16, 2010 06:00 PM to
October 18, 2010 12:00 AM

Where

Petaling Jaya, Johor Bahru, Miri and Georgetown

Contact Name

Contact Phone

Sarah at 03 – 79685415.

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This year, KOMAS is proud to announce that the main premier of FreedomFilmFest2010 held in Petaling Jaya is organised in cooperation with the SELANGOR STATE GOVERNMENT under the care of Exco Kebudayaan YB Rodziah Ismail.

Date:
16 & 17 October, 2010

Venue:
Menara PKNS, 17 Jalan Yong Shook Lin, 46200 Petaling Jaya (Google MAP)

*Nearby LRT Putra Asiajaya or LRT Putra Taman Jaya.
RapidKL Buses: T505, U66, T629

 

The two-day festival will feature 14 award winning Malaysian and international human rights documentaries.

This is a private closed door event. Please REGISTER ONLINE to get your FREE tickets:
http://freedomfilmfest.komas.org/tickets


Enquiries: freedomfilmfest@komas.org

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FILM SCREENING SCHEDULE
All thematic sessions will be followed by a 20min facilitated discussion with exciting and knowledgeable resource persons. So come prepared with your questions/if any, and to participate and share!!

Sat, 16 Oct, 2pm  
Theme: OUR RIGHTS & POLICE POWERS
“The Story of Human Rights”
“Every Mother's Son”

Sat, 16 Oct, 3.30pm  
Theme: RIGHTS OF THE POOR  
“Raul The Terrible”

Sat, 16 Oct, 5pm
Theme: CONSIDERING NUCLEAR AS AN ENERGY SOURCE  
“Uranium – Is it a Country?”

Sat, 16 Oct, 7.30pm
OFFICIAL LAUNCH OF FFF2010 by YB Rodziah Ismail Exco Kebudayaan Negeri Selangor.
PREMIERE OF FFF2010 COMPETITION FILMS

8.25pm  “Pilih”
9.15pm  “Hak DiNafikan”
10.05pm  “Kisah Tauke Mancis&Minyak Tumpah”
11pm Awards Ceremony

Sun, 17 Oct, 12pm
Theme: EMPOWERING INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES  
“Hutan Kehidupan Kami(Land is our life)”

Sun, 17 Oct, 2pm
Theme: APPLICATION OF ISLAMIC LAWS IN MALAYSIA
“Mencari Kartika (Searching for Kartika)"

Sun, 17 Oct, 3.30pm
Theme: MIGRANTS IN LIMBO
“Special Pass”

Sun, 17 Oct, 4.40pm
THEME: MALAYSIA – INDONESIA: SAME-SAME?
“Budaya Tak Terbatas (Borderless culture)”

Sun, 17 Oct, 5:30pm
Theme: FOCUS ON BURMA
“Hongsha's Bag”
“Burma's Hidden Killers”

Sun, 17 Oct, 8pm
Theme: WOMEN HEROES IN CONFLICT RESOLUTION
“Pray the devil back to hell”

*Full film synopsis available at http://freedomfilmfest.komas.org

FREDOMFILMFEST2010 is funded by the EUROPEAN UNION in cooperation with KONRAD ADENAUER STIFTUNG.

Check out OUR WEBSITE for more screenings in Miri, JB, Penang etc. Do email us freedomfilmfest@komas.org if you're interested to host your own screening party on our behalf at your OWN hometown!

http://freedomfilmfest.komas.org

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