JOHOR BAHRU

WRITERS & FILM FESTIVAL 2017

a celebration of stories

20 - 28 October 2017, Downtown Johor Bahru

Programme

FESTIVAL HIGHLIGHTS

20 - 28 October 2017, Downtown Johor Bahru

PROGRAMME

FRIDAY OCT 20

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

10.30am-1.30pm

writing yourself into your essays by lim soon heng

amari johor bahru

12.00pm-6.00pm

jendela fiksyen book market

roost recycled & repurposed

8.00pm-10.00pm

shakespeare demystified: macbeth

amari johor bahru 

SATURDAY OCT 21

all festival long

kata- kata 2100

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

11.00am-6.00pm

film fest throwback feat.

u-wei hajisaari

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

 

12.00pm-6.00pm

jendela fiksyen book market

roost recycled & repurposed

2.00pm-4.00pm

publishing a zine

by farel omar

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

4.00pm-6.00pm

discover the writer in you

by gina yap

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

8.00pm-10.00pm

poetic vibes

roost recycled & repurposed

8.00pm-10.00pm

shakespeare demystified: macbeth

amari johor bahru 

SUNDAY OCT 22

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

4.00pm-5.00pm

film fest throwback feat.

mat sentol

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

2.00pm-5.00pm

wikipedia edit-a-thon

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

MONDAY OCT 23

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

5.00pm-7.00pm

film workshop 1: the chatty camera 

by howard j. smith 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

8.30pm-9.30pm

short film screenings: citarasa

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee 

TUESDAY OCT 24

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

5.00pm-7.00pm

film workshop 2: light fight

by howard j. smith

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

 

8.30pm-9.30pm

short film screenings: hadam

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

WEDNESDAY OCT 25

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

5.00pm-7.00pm

film workshop 3: tools of the trade

by howard j. smith

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

8.30pm-9.30pm

short film screenings: nikmat

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

THURSDAY OCT 26

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee 

10.00am-11.30am

charity film: anak merdeka

supported by rhizophora ventures  

broadway theatre, jalan segget

8.00pm-10.00pm

feature film: mameshiba (japan)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

FRIDAY OCT 27

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

11.00am-6.00pm

guerilla filmmaking workshop

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

11.00am-1.00pm

feature film: jalal's story (bangladesh)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

2.30pm-4.30pm

feature film: pedro paramo (mexico)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

5.00pm-7.00pm

feature film: divided we fall (czech republic)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

5.00pm7.00pm

rakugo in english with diane kichijitsu

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

8.00pm-10.00pm

feature film: apprentice (singapore)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

SATURDAY OCT 28

all festival long

kata- kata 2100 

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

11.00am-6.00pm

guerilla filmmaking workshop (part 2)

big bites cafe, jln tan hiok nee

11.00am-1.00pm

feature film: song of tibet (china)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

2.30pm-4.30pm

feature film: tabula rasa (indonesia)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

5.00pm-7.00pm

jb film grant first cut screening and review session

broadway theatre, jalan segget

8.00pm-10.00pm

feature film: rock bro! (malaysia)

broadway theatre, jalan segget

TAKE A CLOSER LOOK

FEATURE

FILMS

SHORT

FILMS

PARTNERS