10.12.2018 - The BMW Shorties Film Festival Returns!
An exciting line-up of activities, film and music awaits as the BMW Shorties celebrates 12 years of driving local filmmaking talent and digital content creators in 2018.
BMW Group Malaysia today announced the return of the BMW Shorties, Malaysia's longest running and most prestigious short film competition which now enters its ninth year.
BMW Group Malaysia will celebrate another successful year of championing aspiring local filmmakers and digital content creators with the second BMW Shorties Film Festival on Saturday, 15th December 2018 at the Tiffin Food Court, Petaling Jaya.
The film festival will see one of the finalists of BMW Shorties 2018 crowned as the Grand Prize Winner, along with winners of the supporting categories, including the ever-popular People’s Choice Award! For those who have not voted for their favourite short film, be sure to vote HERE. The voting period closes on Friday, 7th December 2018.
Hosted by Adam Izzy, the Festival will also play host to a screening of the Finalists’ short films and a panel discussion on ‘Storytelling for Today’s Audience’. Adding to the festive excitement, the cast and crew of GUANG, BMW Shorties 2011 Grand Prize Winner Quek Shio Chuan, will also be present at the Festival for a special meet-and-greet with fellow fans and film lovers.
Headlining the music roster for the BMW Shorties Film Festival 2018 are bands RYÖTJONES, Billie Blue & The Nowhere Men, and Jaggfuzzbeats; with Visual Art installations by Filamen, Malaysia’s creative technology arts collective, and live-sketching sessions by KL Sketch Nation.
Food at the festival will be courtesy of Aiden Picnic, Beard Brothers’ Deli, The Bowls, Ground Control, and ChaatWaala, with beverages from Pernod Ricard and Sjora.
Fans will also stand a chance to win a wide range of goodies, including the exclusive Limited-Edition BMW Shor-tees T-shirt, with the winning design from the BMW ‘Shor-Tees’ contest held earlier this year. Other exciting merchandises from Dockers and Levi’s are also up for grabs!
Details of the BMW Shorties Film Festival 2018 are as follows:
Date: 15 December 2018
Time: 2:00PM ‘til late
Venue: Tiffin Food Court. 15, Jalan 13/6, Seksyen 13, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor.
To find out more about The BMW Shorties Film Festival and BMW Shorties 2018, visit www.bmwshorties.com.my, or the official BMW Shorties Facebook page at www.facebook.com/bmwshorties and Instagram page at www.instagram.com/bmwshorties