5th Young Filmmakers and Digital Content Forum (YFF2019)
Day/Date: Saturday 14th December 2019
Time: 10.00 AM – 5.00 PM
Venue: Pawagam Mini P. Ramlee, FINAS, Hulu Kelang, Selangor
The Young Filmmakers and Digital Content Forum (also known as the Young Filmmakers Forum) is a biennial event that provides critical discussion on films, filmmaking and digital creative content. Now in its fifth edition, past panel members have included James Lee, Ahmad Idham, Diana Danielle, Liew Seng Tat, Nik Amir Mustapha, Nadira Ilana, Dain Said, Syafiq Yusof and Khairil M. Bahar, as well as representatives from Canon, Astro First, FINAS and Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC), among others.
It is organised by Institute of Arts and Media Studies Malaysia (SEMESTA), in association with National Film Development Corporation (FINAS).
Panel Discussion: The Winding Road – Making Your First Feature Film
Though the path to making your debut feature film is filled with many challenges, many still see it as the top of the mountain, a peak to aim for in one’s career. This session features an in-depth discussion with filmmakers who recently made their first feature films, shining a light for others still finding their way.
Ineza Roussille (director, M for Malaysia)
Muzzamer Rahman (director, Prebet Sapu)
Nadiah Hamzah (director, Motif)
9.00 AM Registration
10.00 AM Opening Ceremony
10.10 AM Short Film Screening
10.30 AM Panel Discussion: The Winding Road – Making Your First Feature Film
12.30 PM Lunch Break
2.00 PM Short Film Screening
2.30 PM Malaysian Digital Film Awards (MDfA 2019) Awards Ceremony
5.00 PM Photo Session + Press Conference