Freedom Film Festival 2010
OCTBER 16 – OCTOBER 17, 2010 at MENARA PKNS, PETALING JAYA
Sheridan Mahavera Shakir & Siti Nurbaiyah Nadzmi: Kisah Tauke Mancis dan Minyak Tumpah
This is a story a two communities and the relocation of a temple. This film takes a look behind its sensational headlines to understand how the dispute came to be. It reminds us how extremism can easily be fueled when we fail to understand the context of the dispute, and manage such situations beyond the emotions.
Abri Yok Chopil & Shafie bin Dris: Hak Dinafikan
On Mac 17, 2010 more than 2,000 Orang Asli marched in a rare protest against a proposed new land policy, believed to be detrimental to their people. This documentary- made by a team of orang aslis- contains their voices; many who are speaking out for the first time. Hear what they have to say in their own words.
Loo Que Lin: Pilih
Are our universities empowering future generations to participate in a democratic society, or are they nurturing disempowered and indoctrinated youths? Using a popular talk show format, this film explores the issue of campus election and exposes the reality faced by our students. It gives us insight as to why our youths may be apathetic, and a micro-look as to how democracy functions in Malaysia.