BMW Shorties Festival 2022

10th December 2022 | 2:00PM – 10:00PM

About BMW Shorties
Festival 2022

The BMW Shorties, a creative competition by BMW Group Malaysia to discover and support emerging talent in film and digital content in Malaysia, returns in 2022 for its 16th Year, recognising visionary local talents, providing them a platform to share their talent and driving their creative career journeys in the Malaysian industry.

With the theme RE:IMAGINE, The BMW Shorties is celebrating the return of Art, Film, Music and Digital Content Creators in Malaysia with a festival, taking over Petaling Street, Kwai Chai Hong and its surrounding areas on Saturday, 10th December from 2PM for a day to celebrate the Creative Industry in the country.


2:00PM Doors Open at REXKL

Top 10 Finalists' Screenings & Live Commentary

  • Mencari Gelombang directed by Bujoq
  • The Secret Club directed by Chen Wei Choon
  • Red is the Colour I Don't Want to See directed by Syalikh Nazrul
  • After Tomorrow directed by Arthur Liew
  • Fasa directed by Syahmi Norsan
3.30PM Performance by Sweet Rasta

Top 10 Finalists' Screenings & Live Commentary

  • Melayu Nuckal directed by Izaq Yuzaini
  • Story 2: Regardless, I Still Long for You directed by Syukri A Rahim
  • Villa Rosly directed by Nadhir Nasar
  • Role Model directed by Zac Lee
  • Sayang directed by Roanne Woo
5:40PM BMW Shorties Festival 2022 Ends

BMW Shorties Awards Night 2022 (Closed-Door Event)

At Kwai Chai Hong
12:00PM – 6:00PM

Art light installation



Analog Photowall


Let your imagination run free! Our unique analog photowall allows you to RE:IMAGINE photography and raise your selfie game – much like what we do at the BMW Shorties every year. 

Mix and match the different films available to create a photo backdrop you can call your own!

Capture special memories of tonight with us here! Do tag us @BMWShorties and use #BMWShorties #REIMAGINE when posting on social media for a chance to be featured on our Instagram!

Win Exclusive Merchandise from the BMW Shorties!

Visit our participating F&B merchants in Chinatown and the Petaling Street area today to get a stamp when you dine in or take away.

You will discover that much like the BMW Shorties, they have a special story to tell. RE:IMAGINE your experiences there and earn a stamp along the way.

Collect 3 stamps and stand a chance to win exclusive merchandise from us.

(Proof of purchase is required, and while stocks last.)

Redemption period is from 2:00 PM – 5:30 PM on 10th December at the BMW Shorties Festival 2022 in REXKL.


Now it’s your turn to bring your creative ideas to life! #REIMAGINE the BMW iX3 with the iconic sights of Chinatown as your canvas.

Snap a photo with the BMW iX3 silhouette cut out card and post it on Instagram and Facebook with the hashtags #BMWShorties and #REIMAGINE. Remember to set your account to public for a chance to showcase your creative interpretations on the big screen! You may also stand a chance to win some great prizes!

Art light installation

The BMW Shorties invites you to RE:IMAGINE photography in a post-pandemic world with this brilliant prism of colours to take your selfies to the next level. Head over to Kwai Chai Hong for this art installation!

Snap a photo there and post it on Instagram as well as Facebook with the hashtags #BMWShorties and #REIMAGINE.