JAGAT


by Shanjhey Kumar Perumal

  • Date17 November 2019
  • Time8:05PM - 10:00PM
  • Location1st Floor

Synopsis

Appoy (Harvind Raj), a spirited and imaginative boy is struggling with school. His father desperately tries to keep him on the straight and narrow path but as his efforts becomes increasingly abusive, Appoy is driven instead to his henchman uncle's criminal lifestyle. 'Jagat' won Best Malaysian Film at the 28th Malaysian Film Festival.

Be sure to stay on as Shanjhey Kumar will be present for post-film Q&A!

Director Bio

Shanjhey Kumar Perumal, is a Malaysian director, writer, and the Grand Prize Winner of BMW Shorties 2009. He has been involved with a diverse array of media ranging from documentaries to short films, musicals and children’s programmes.

The production grant he won with his short film, 'Ma Chai', was channeled into directing 'Jagat', which was later further developed into a critically acclaimed feature film.