Friday 13 August
For five days in the autumn of 2008,
The International Film Festival Rotterdam (IFFR) and the affiliated Hubert Bals Fund have always been keen supporters of Malaysian cinema. And they still are. Under the title Young Malaysia Collection, IFFR's own Tiger Releases DVD label is issuing a DVD boxed set featuring five recent Malaysian films by four young, talented filmmakers: My Daughter (Charlotte Lay Kuen Lim, 2009), Love Conquers All (Tan Chui Mui, 2006), Woman on Fire Looks for Water (Woo Ming Jin, 2009), At the End of Daybreak (Ho Yuhang, 2009) and Rain Dogs (Ho Yuhang, 2006).
Last year saw the première of the film 15Malaysia. An exceptional project: fifteen Malaysian filmmakers, the cream of the New Wave generation, have given their vision of
On 13 August at 10.00 PM the first copy of this boxed set will be presented to Woo Ming Jin, guests during World Cinema Amsterdam. His competition film, the tender father & son drama Woman on Fire Looks for Water will then be screened, followed by a Q&A. Earlier that day, at 05.00 PM 15Malaysia is screened, as well as on Thursday 17 August at 09.30 PM.
Please note: we will give out one boxed set to some one in the audience at August 13 10.00 PM
The dvd box Young Malaysia Collection is for sale at the Rialto box office for € 35 (€ 32 for Rialtopas holders).