Kisah si Pemungut Sampah by Beginners (Group 1)
(Malaysia, 2017, 1 min 29secs)
Workshop film. Follows a woman who works for the Kota Kinabalu City Council (DBKK) during her 3am shift.
Koko Nut by Beginners (Group 2)
(Malaysia, 2017, 1 min 43secs)
Workshop film. Interview with the proprietor of restaurant specialising in coconut-based food and drinks in Kota Kinabalu͛s Gaya street
Luahan si Penjaga Tandas by Beginners (Group 3)
(Malaysia, 2017, 2 mins 49 secs)
Workshop film. Challenges for workers tasked with maintaining Kota Kinabalu͛s public facilities
The Future of the City Driver by Beginners (Group 4)
(Malaysia, 2017, 1 min 30secs)
Workshop film. Looks at the decline in the city͛s taxi industry.
Cocos Corner by Intermediate (Group 1)
(Malaysia, 2017, 1 min 57secs)
Workshop film. The sights and sounds of KK͛s street food stalls at the night market.
Masjid Usia Kota Kinabalu by Intermediate (Group 2)
(Malaysia, 2017, 3 mins 30secs)
Workshop film. Explores the history of one of Kota Kinabalu͛s oldest mosques, and documents this year͛s Awal Muharram celebration.
Culture Cribs by Intermediate (Group 3)
(Malaysia, 2017, 6 mins 07secs)
Workshop film. Examining modern artistry and self-expression, this film interviews the artists and patrons of one of the city͛s tattoo parlours.
Bokok Kami Maitu by WAPO
(Malaysia, 2017, 8 mins 16secs)
Community film. Depicts the day-to-day conservation efforts of WAPO͛s Honorary Wildlife Wardens as struggle to save Omadal island͛s threatened sea turtle populations.
WAGS Project by Wild Asia
(Malaysia, 2017, 4 mins 10secs)
Community film. A showcase of Wild Asia͛s project to help Sabah͛s oil palm smallholders engage in sustainable agricultural practices and gain certification under the RSPO scheme.
Raidian by Green Semporna
(Malaysia, 2017, 4 mins 19secs)
Community film. Raidian is possibly the last remaining exponent of the art of making parang (machetes) with the traditional carvings of the Bajau Laut people. This film explores his motivations and efforts to pass his knowledge to Semporna͛s youth.
Dengar by KOPEL
(Malaysia, 2017, 5 mins 28secs)
Community film. A character study of Noorsalleh; a deaf-mute member of KOPEL͛s staff in Batu Puteh. The film gives inspirational and thought-provoking insights into how Noorsalleh overcomes his impairments to communicate with the wider world, becoming one of the most valuable members of the KOPEL team.
Ayam Belungis by Pulau Sebatik
(Malaysia, 2017, 7 mins 16secs)
Community film. Focuses on Puan Pancaran of Sebatik island, a recently widowed woman who struggles to support her family through the production of traditional woven handicrafts. A heartwarming tale which demonstrates Puan Pancaran͛s capacity to remain positive despite facing difficult circumstances.
Hero si Karang by Reef Check
(Malaysia, 2017, 5 mins 17secs)
Community film. Showing how greater environmental awareness can transform unsustainable practices to enhanced conservation, this film follows a former fish bomber from Mantanani island who now dedicates himself to the protection of coral reefs through his work with Reef Check.
Pantang Larang by Kg. Dagat
(Malaysia, 2017, 6 mins 19secs)
Community film. Examines the fascinating environmental forms of pantang larang (taboos) held by the Tidong people of Kg. Dagat. A beautifully shot and revealing insight into how long-standing indigenous practices can contribute towards environmental conservation and management in the modern day.