Short film ‘Suraya’ by FCA student wins Best Film at AYYIF 2016


Multimedia University, (2016) Short film ‘Suraya’ by FCA student wins Best Film at AYYIF 2016. Multimedia University, Cyberjaya, Selangor.. (In Press)

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On 8 October 2016, a film entitles “Suraya” directed by Zulaikha Zakaria, from the Faculty of Cinematic Arts (FCA) Multimedia University (MMU) won the Best Film Award at the Asian Youth Indie Film Festival 2016 (AYIFF) held at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). “Suraya” also won an award for the best narrative in the festival, which was launched by Deputy Higher Education Minister Datuk Mary Yap Kain Ching. Based on real situation the director, Zulaikha, herself faced, it tells the story of ballet dancer Suraya who was chosen to perform in a show titled “Adam & Eve” and had a conflict with her conservative mother, causing her to wonder if she should accept the offer. According to the film’s producer, Ikhlas Khaled Novel Ngadimin, the shooting began early this year, taking four days involving 10 crew members. The film won a trophy and certificate of appreciation for the achievement.

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Uncontrolled Keywords: Multimedia University, Suraya, film award, film festival, Faculty of Cinematic Arts (FCA)
Depositing User: Ms Nurul Iqtiani Ahmad
Date Deposited: 09 Nov 2016 09:27
Last Modified: 09 Nov 2016 09:27


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