21 -27 March 2016
Sekeping Kong Heng, Ipoh
CALL FOR SUBMISSION: A week-long intensive screenwriting retreat with SEA mentors
Shortcuts presents the second phase of the competition, The Script Development Workshop! This 7-day workshop will explore the working synergy between writer-director and creative producer under the guidance of renown filmmaker-mentors. Winners of the RM 40,000 short film production grant will be selected by the end of this workshop.
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Astro Shaw was established in 1996 and under the Astro Shaw and Tayangan Unggul brand, Astro Shaw’s main business is producing movies for the local and regional market. In addition, Astro Shaw also distributes movies for theatrical and non-theatrical release in Malaysia and the region.
Next New Wave is an initiative of Da Huang Pictures and FINAS, founded to nurture young Malaysian filmmakers and to encourage collaborations within the South East Asian region. Launched in 2015, we run a series of workshops aimed at young producers, directors, cinematographers, editors and sound designers.
This workshop is the penultimate step in the Shortcuts Short Film Fund Competition where the 3 Best Scripts will be given RM40,000 funding each to produce their film.
Call for Entries: 6 February 2016
Extended Deadline: 29 February 2016
Notification of Winners: 7 March 2016
Shortcuts: Script Development Workshop: 21-27 March 2016
**All contestants must find their own producer in order to participate in this competition.