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With its colourful history and fascinating cultural mix Malaysia provides the perfect backdrop for this international film festival where the world’s youths can showcase their creativity and share their experiences using film, a medium that continues to embed itself deeply into the lifestyle of youths anywhere on the planet.

The Limkokwing International Youth Film Festival will be an annual event managed by the Limkokwing Film Academy, a member of the Limkokwing Group of Universities Worldwide.

International Panel of Judges

Judging will be conducted completely online by highly experienced judges from across the world. They include:

Darcy Paquet

Film Researcher,
Asian Film School Busan,
South Korea

Adam Piron

Senior Short Film Programmer,
Sundance Film Festival,
USA

Don Groves

Senior Writer,
Inside Film and C21 Media, Sydney
Australia

Jeremy Segay

Director of Global
Marketing, UNIFRANCE,
Paris, France

Zakariya Muhammed

Film Director/Producer,
India

Lorna Tee

Macao Film Festival
Coordinator,Macao

Arjin Uppal

Film Director/Producer,
Malaysia

Takafumi Yuki

Director,
Tokyo Broadcasting Service,
Tokyo, Japan

Wregas Bhanuteja

Film Director,
Indonesia

Janine Stein

Founder & Editorial Director
Content Asia
Singapore

Nandita Solomon

Film Producer,
Malaysia

Dato Shake

Film Producer/Entertainer,
Paris, France

Diffan Norman

Film Director/Producer,
Los Angeles, USA

Judges Login

Wings of Creativity Award Categories

Winners will be awarded with special plaques and those who are keen to build their professional skills in specialised areas will be provided with full scholarships for further studies at the Limkokwing Film Academy.

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Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Paduka Limkokwing Award for Best Film Promoting Peace

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Best Short
Film Category

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Best
Actor

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Best
Actress

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Best
Screenplay

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Best
Cinematography

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Best
Original Music

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People's
Choice Award

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Judges Special Prize
for Animation

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Judges Special Prize
for VFX

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Judges Special Prize
Best Experimental

Entry Guidelines

Eligibility

Open to youths aged 15 to 29 only

Genre

Films can be any genre

Length

Films are to be no less than 2 minutes and no more than 15 minutes in length (including end credits)

Submission

Films can be sent starting 30th March, 2020 and must be received before midnight 17th June, 2020

Registration Fee

USD10.00 (USD Ten Only)

Subtitles

All entries with dialogue not in the English language must be subtitled in English

Online Submission Form

1 Participant Details

2 Film Details

*Indicate by entering 'Not Applicable' if you do not have details for any of the fields below.

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