- Kuala Lumpur International Short Film Festival coming soon

January 15, 2012 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
A wide variety of independent films are to be screened in Malaysia at the upcoming Kuala Lumpur International Short Film Festival.
Taking place at the Panggung Bandaraya DBKL theatre hall, the event will showcase short movies made by directors from around the world, with film fans, journalists and studio executives all set to attend.
Categories will include student projects, animated shorts and films with an environmental message, which will be eligible for a special Green Award.
Attendees can expect to see films from Asia, Europe, the US and South America, while seminars and workshops will also be held to offer insight into film and screenwriting theory.
Artists who attend will be given a perfect chance to get their work noticed, while plenty of networking and social opportunities will also be offered.
The Panggung Bandaraya DBKL is located not far from the Masjid Jamek RapidKL train station and is an historic monument in its own right, having been in operation since 1906.
Despite its status as a heritage building, it nevertheless boasts modern amenities and furnishings, as well as an up-to-date sound system.
Cineastes can browse a comprehensive assortment of Kuala Lumpur hotels at, including the Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel.
Find out more about the festival at

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