Bront Palarae and Sinje Lee are the 3rd MIFFest and MGGA's Ambassadors
The 3rd Malaysia International Film Festival (MIFFest) and Malaysia Golden Global Awards (MGGA) officially launched at its press conference held at the Dorsett Hartamas, Kuala Lumpur. Sinje Lee and Bront Palarae, both renowned Malaysian international actors, are the 3rd MIFFest and MGGA’s ambassadors.
(L-R)Bront Palarae, Sharifah Amani, Joanne Goh, Ruby Yap, Tan Li Yang
It was announced that the 3rd MIFFest will be held from 14th July to 19th July 2019 (venue to be confirmed), while the MGGA will be held on 20th July 2019 at the Istana Budaya. The purpose of MIFFest and MGGA is to build a communication platform for global filmmakers and to promote Malaysia’s film industry, arts and cultural offerings to the world.
The main theme and key message for MIFFest and MGGA is “Humanity”. “The Journey” is the concept to represent the focus on film and the filmmaking journey. The main purpose of the Malaysia International Film Festival is to bring in the best films around the world that truly captures the true meaning of humanity to Malaysian movie-goers.
“These events celebrate uniqueness and champion humanity. It is to recognize and honor human excellence through films that inspire and enlighten the human spirit. MIFFest and MGGA help to promote tourism and diversity of Malaysian arts and cultures to the global audience, it also aims to strengthen Malaysia’s position as a major leading creative hub of film and cinema within the ASEAN region,” proudly said by Joanne Goh, Chairman of MIFFest and MGGA.
3RD MALAYSIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL & MALAYSIA GOLDEN GLOBAL AWARDS 2019
The festival is organizing the 3rd MIFFest Short Film Competition to discover the hidden yet extraordinary young filmmakers. The competition opens to entrants who aged 18 or above at the time of entry. The winning and participated short films will stand a chance to screen their film during MIFFest at the selected TGV cinemas.
Kindly visit the official website at http://www.mgga.com.my/ and http://miffest.com.my for more information.