An excerpt from an article written in the middle of 2012, this is Fikri Jermadi‘s take on the reception of Malaysian Chinese films at that time. The… Read more “A Spicier Life – Ruminations On Mainstream Malaysian Chinese Films”
After 20 episodes, Fikri Jermadi explains why he and Muz do what they do. When Thoughts on Films first started in 2008, it was little more than… Read more “Why We Do What We Do”
Fikri and Muz discuss Muz’s experience of the City of Love, and of (not) doing what they did in the movies, before jumping into ‘The Shining’ and ‘2001: A Space Odyssey’.
Fikri and Muz talk about the Batman vs Superman film with a lengthy discussion on Ben Affleck’s selection as Bruce Wayne/Batman, and the films of Christopher Nolan
‘KL Zombi’ is a film directed by Woo Ming Jin, who goes by the moniker of MJ Woo for this film. Is this his brand for more… Read more “A Zizan Razak Film – KL Zombi”
‘Tanda Putera’ follows the story of Tun Abdul Razak (Rusdi Ramli) and Tun Dr Ismail (Zizan Nin). The former is the second prime minister of Malaysia, while… Read more “Missed The Mark – Tanda Putera”
This second part of a three-part series on the film ‘Fly Me to the Moon’ is brought to you by Fikri Jermadi. “Fikri!” Vicky practically screamed, if… Read more “Challenge – Fly Me to the Moon”
In the first of a three-part series, Fikri Jermadi notes down the pre-production challenges he faced in making his film, ‘Fly Me to the Moon’. It’s difficult,… Read more “Dammit – Fly Me to the Moon”