This marquee event showcases Malaysia's latest and best films and facilitates an understanding of Malaysian society, history and culture.
The opening night launch will be filled with music, dance, exhibitions, great food, special guest speeches and, of course, the opening film. This year's program also includes daytime screenings of films chosen especially for school-aged audiences.
The 2009 festival will be dedicated to renowned filmmaker Yasmin Ahmad, who tragically passed away earlier this year leaving behind a world-class body of work rich in substance and even richer in integrity.Sunday 4 October - Wednesday 7 October 2009
Single Session: Full $13 Concession $10
Daytime Screenings: Seniors and Students $5 (teachers free with student bookings)
Festival Launch Party with Opening Film: Full $26 Concession $20
Festival Pass (all films plus launch party): Full $65 Concession $50
The Australian Malaysian Film Festival is part of Melbourne's 'Malaysia Week'.
For more details visit http://www.australianmalaysianfilmfestival.com.au/