Tropfest Roughcut

When: Fri, June 28, 8:30am – 6:00pm, 2013
Where: Penang Performing Arts Centre, Straits Quay, Penang, Malaysia
Admission: Free
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The brightest brains and talents in filmmaking will converge at Tropfest South East Asia’s Roughcut. will run with a full-day programme featuring in-depth discussions on film with the brightest talents in the region. Staying true to the brand of Tropfest, the film symposium aims to cultivate a dynamic culture of storytelling and creativity. Speakers include:
  • Michael Laverty. Managing Director of Tropfest International 
  • Sheron Dayoc, Award-winning Mindanaon Filmmaker 
  • Prof Herman Van Eyken, Curator 10 Lessons in Film 
Admission is RM33 per participant, or waived for participants with prior film credist. Filmmakers, film buffs, students and educators are all encouraged to attend this symposium.

Born 20 years ago in a cafe - The Tropicana - in Sydney, Australia, Tropfest is the world’s largest short film festival. It is supported by some of the biggest names in the international film community and has received thousands of submissions for its film festivals.