Fikri and Muz consider what the new FINAS leadership may bring, COVID-19 guidelines (or not) for Malaysian, British and Indian filmmakers, and get excited (or not) about the release of the Snyder Cut.
Back to Basics – Legend of Ancient Borneo
Fikri Jermadi enjoys this pleasant little film from Sinn Chun Hou.
A Sign of the Times – Virus Mairus
Fikri Jermadi washes his hands, puts on his mask and dissects Gogularaajan’s Kuman Pictures Challenge winner.
Dashing Hopes – Daulat and the Malaysian Political Film (part 3)
Concluding his discourse on Imran Sheik’s film, Hassan Muthalib thinks aloud on the road ahead for Malaysian filmmakers.
Checkmate – Daulat and the Malaysian Political Film (part 2)
Continuing his discourse on ‘Daulat’, Hassan Muthalib discusses how Machiavellian ideals are played out in Imran Sheik’s film.
David and Goliath – Daulat and the Malaysian Political Film (part 1)
In the first of three parts, Hassan Muthalib contextualises Imran Sheik’s film in the Malaysian political film genre.
The Carrot and the Stick – BEE, My Friend
Adi Iskandar is stung by Cheng Thim Kian’s latest effort.
A Malaysian Down Under – An Inner View with Lin Ariffin
We sit down for a chat with Lin Ariffin, a Malaysian filmmaker based in Australia, on her film career thus far, the creation of Aussie Malaysian TV (AMTV), and why chocolates are essential to her.