KLEFF - Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival Past Events

on 15 Oct, 22:00

Forum on Youth Leadership in SDGs

Forum on Youth Leadership in SDGs
Past Event

Youths are the key in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Achieving the 2030 agenda relies not only on setting goals and targets, but grassroots approach th the voice and needs of youths. Featuring some of the top youth influencers, this forum will enrich the young participants with skills, knowledge and confidence in their abilities to harness a collective potential of Malaysian Youths to reach the SDGs over the next 14 years. Be part of this movement and work towards creating a generation of empowered youths and support sustainable development.

on 15 Oct, 21:47

10th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Fest 2017 (KLEFF2017)

10th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Fest 2017 (KLEFF2017)
Past Event Volunteer!

The 10th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival will be held at MAP PUBLIKA, Mont Kiara Solaris from October 23-29th 2017.

The international Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival is Malaysia’s first and longest-running environmental film festival. In the last eight years, the Festival has reached out to approximately 80,000 Malaysians through its film screenings and programs at selected venues all over the Peninsula.

on 16 Sep, 15:30

The New Environmentalist – A National Film Screening Premiere at the 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival, 18 th October 2015

The New Environmentalist – A National Film Screening Premiere at the 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival, 18 th October 2015
Past Event

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This film is screened as part of the 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (www.ecofilmfest.my) from 16-18 October 2015.

The New Environmentalists share a common goal – safeguarding the Earth’s natural resources from exploitation and pollution, while fighting for justice in their communities. The film is the latest in the Mill Valley Film Group’s multiple Emmy Award-winning series featuring inspiring portraits of six passionate and dedicated activists. These are true environmental heroes who have placed themselves squarely in harm’s way to battle intimidating adversaries while building strong grassroots support.

Runtime: 00:28:00

Country: USA

Directors: Will Parrinello, John Antonelli, Tom Dusenbery

Writers: Will Parrinello, John Antonelli, Tom Dusenbery

Producers: Will Parrinello, John Antonelli, Tom Dusenbery

Key Cast: Robert Redford, Jill Eikenberry, Michael Tucker

Director of Photography: Andrew Black, Vicente Franco, Jim Iacona, Barry Schienberg

Editor: Todd Miro’, Quinn Costello

Website: http://www.mvfg.com/

For ticket registration, click here: http://www.ecofilmfest.my/films/ticket-registration.html

on 16 Sep, 13:31

The 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival

The 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival
Past Event Volunteer!

For fans of environment-themed documentaries and short films, the 8th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF) would be one festival you won’t want to miss this year.

Running for eight consecutive years, the KLEFF is the country’s first and longest serving environment-themed festival offering film screenings of award-winning stories from across the globe, fun and engaging workshops and talks on sustainable living and film making, an exhibition of close to 70 environmental NGOs and green businesses at the Green Market and an impressive lineup of performances by local musicians and bands.

“We have accepted more than 116 films this year from more than 30 countries. This year’s films combine stellar filmmaking, beautiful cinematography and compelling storytelling. KLEFF is now the largest film festival of its kind between the coasts and is often the only place you will be able to see these films. KLEFF celebrates the power of film to inspire, educate, and motivate audiences”, said Festival Director, Fadly Bakhtiar.

The festival presents thought-provoking films and dialogue that raises awareness of a wide-ranging collection of interconnected ecological, social and economic themes. More than 60 films will be screened over the Festival weekend (16-18th October), with multiple satellite screenings and community screenings organized in the next few months.

The KLEFF award ceremony, which aims to recognize amazing film makers and environmentalists with awards given in the following categories: Best Feature, Best Short, Best Documentary, Best Public Service Announcement (PSA), Best Wildlife Film, Best Animation and Jury Award.

“The KLEFF Award Ceremony is open to the public and guests to witness our national recognition to local and international film makers who are in the forefront of promoting environmental awareness and conservation to a global audience. This year, we will be seeing many of the film makers making their way to the festival,” added Fadly.

Each year, KLEFF draws top filmmakers, students, leading activists, social innovators and well-known adventurers to Publika Solaris. This year, the Festival is supported by Khazanah Nasional Berhad with Durian Asean as the official online radio station. In addition, DHL Express is also part of the festival as the official logistics partner, and Juice Works is the official drinks partner for the volunteers of the festival.

KLEFF is a free film festival and would not be possible without the generosity of partners and sponsors like Tanamera Tropical Spa Product, Publika, SCM, Han Chieng College, Point College and also the Indonesia Nature Film Society.

For more information on the Festival, including sponsorship and volunteer opportunities, visit http://www.ecofilmfest.my.

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