Inspiring young film makers once again with Flicks Fiesta 2017

Through Flicks Fiesta 2017, Mass Communication Department continued the legacy in providing young film makers and film enthusiasts with the opportunity to showcase their talent in international platform and at the same time recognise the achievement and talent of individuals in the filmmaking and videography field.

This year has introduced a special award category -‘The Life Impact Award’ in memory of the late Malaysian film director, Yasmin Ahmad. This award is presented to the productions that are able to raise awareness, change perceptions and encourage appreciation towards the community.

This year’s tagline, “Life-Changing, Changing Lives” will inspire young filmmakers to produce content that are able to change the lives of the general public and views towards the less fortunate community.

Flicks Fiesta 2017 has received over 100 submissions locally and internationally; including submissions from Taiwan, India, Singapore, Vietnam, United Kingdom, Laos, Indonesia and Thailand.