KLEFF 2017 Film Screening Schedule

Mark your October calendar! This year, the 10th Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival has selected a total of 84 films in a span of 7 days to be screened. The KLEFF committee is excited to share with you the screening schedule of the films during the Festival.

Below is the screening schedule for the KLEFF2017 (last updated on 23rd August 2017):

Monday, 23rd October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme

Session 1

8.00pm 00:01:30Still LeakingWilliam KokMalaysiaWater
8.02pm 00:12:59Until The Last Drop: Makwekwe’s Journey into the Future of Lake TurkanaKatja Becker and Jonathan HappGermanyWater, Lake Conservation
8.15pm 01:07:52Soft Water Hard StoneJames Lloyd and Flavia AngelicoBrazilWater, River Conservation
9.23pm00:05:00Farewell GoddessAmit AgarwalIndiaWater, River Conservation

Session 2

10.00pm 00:54:41King In The MountainDave EdwardsUnited StatesMining
10.55pm 00:04:33Arrested (Again)Dan GoldesUnited StatesEnvironmental Activism

Tuesday, 24th October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme

Session 1

8.00pm 00:26:00The ComplexThiago ForestiBrazilEnergy
8.26pm 00:49:00Burning IssueLuca BonaccorsiItalyEnergy
9.15pm 00:15:00CycologicEmilia StålhammarSwedenSustainable Lifestyle

Session 2

10.00pm 00:18:40Green: at what price?Nicola MilneUnited KingdomEnvironmental Development
10.19pm 00:15:00Swimming In The DesertAlvaro RonUnited StatesClimate Change, Water
10.34pm 00:29:25RESURGENCE : Restoring life and hope to a barren landAnkit SharmaIndiaClimate Change, Water

Wednesday, 25th October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme
Session 1
8.00pm 00:59:00Giraffes: Africa’s Gentle GiantsTom MustillUnited KingdomWildlife Conservation
8.59pm 00:27:49Root UpKatie Cafe-FebrissyFranceSelf-farming, Soil Contamination

Session 2

10.00pm 00:17:20Cotton Fields from The Ivory TowerFaisal Hossain and Non Fiction MediaUnited StatesScience and Technology in Agriculture
10:17pm 00:04:32The Master WeaverBorneo Art CollectiveMalaysiaIndigenous Community and Culture
10.53pm 00:35:59The Art of Nature: A Documentary of Orang Asli’s Archaic CraftsNurhakim SulaimanMalaysiaIndigenous Community and Culture

Thursday, 26th October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme
Session 1
8.00pm 00:07:04The Velvet AbstractJames HughesUnited KingdomPollution
8.07pm 00:04:27Streams of PlasticGary BencheghibHong KongWaste, Plastic
8.11pm 00:08:50CyclesHansel Ureña EspósitoDominican RepublicWaste, Upcycling
8.19pm 00:37:22Lake Victoria: An Ecosystem in TurmoilBenj BinksAustraliaWater Pollution, Ecosystem Degradation
8.56pm 00:04:28Rain in Sahara – Black WaterLain HeringmanIndiaEnvironmental Development and Pollution
9.00pm 00:26:26A Simpler WayMichael O. SnyderUnited StatesWater Issue, Youth Engagement

Session 2

10.00pm 00:07:35Spirit TigerKent TruogCambodiaWildlife Conservation
10.07pm 00:49:00Bison Nation -Walking Sacred SitesElke DuerrUnited StatesWildlife Conservation

Friday, 27th October 2017 – ASEAN Film Makers Night

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme

Session 1

7.00pm 00:03:47Save Her. Save Us. Save MeMuhajir AnuarMalaysiaEnvironmental Conservation
7.04pm 00:44:00Operation Sumatran RhinoChris Annadorai and Lydia LubonMalaysia and SingaporeEnvironmental Conservation
7.48pm 00:03:22Heaven or NeverOoi Zhang XunMalaysiaEnvironmental Pollution
7.51pm 00:08:45Tomorrow’s TaleThinest Muniandy & Issac AbdulMalaysiaEnvironmental Conservation
8.00pm 00:11:33The Elephant In Our RoomElroi YeeMalaysiaWildlife Conservation
8.12pm 00:15:36More than A TreeKhin MyanmarMyanmarSustainability in Coastal Communities
8.27pm 00:05:15Losing NatureKhairil M BaharMalaysiaEnvironmental Conservation

Session 2

9.30pm 00:07:11Tables TurnedMelissa FredericiaMalaysiaEnvironmental Pollution
9.37pm 00:17:45Crocodile CreekSai Naw KhamMyanmarRiver Conservation
9.55pm 00:27:05Lessons From DisasterNor Haffizazh Binti RazakMalaysiaNatural Disaster
10.22pm 00:05:05Types of Pollution In Real LifeLim Bick HangMalaysiaEnvironmental Pollution
10.27pm 00:02:36Air PollutionNg Ee QingMalaysiaAir Pollution
10.30pm 00:05:33Is Not OverAlifa FarrasMalaysiaFood Waste
10.36pm 00:01:35Today’s SpecialMadina BerkenovaMalaysiaWaste, Food Chain
10.38pm 00:04:08Message From The OceanLow Jin Theng & Ng Jia Hui & Chow Jing XuanMalaysiaWaste, Marine Pollution
10.41pm 00:03:07For HerY. M. Raja Ahmad ShahMalaysiaEnvironmental Conservation
10.43pm 00:02:14Every Drop CountsJasmine ZaidiMalaysiaWater
10.46pm 00:03:58If Earth was A HumanAaron Koh Boon WinMalaysiaEnvironmental Conservation
10.50pm 00:03:00Save Energy. Save EarthJoanne Cheong Jia HuiMalaysiaEnergy Saving
10.53pm 00:07:52Change Is NowWong Jin XianMalaysiaZero Waste
11.00pm 00:03:00UpstandingVinod MuthiahMalaysiaWaste, Youth Engagement

Saturday, 28th October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme

Session 1

12.00pm 00:17:09My Garden No LongerScott E. SchimmelUnited StatesClimate Change, Community Engagement
12.17pm 00:55:00The Girl and The TyphoonsChristoph SchwaigerFranceClimate Change, Community Engagement
1.12pm 00:08:40The Pale Horse – Coral ApocalypseHendrik S. SchmittGermanyClimate Change, Marine
1.21pm 00:44:55Reaching Blue: Finding Hope Beneath The SurfaceIan HinkleCanadaClimate Change, Marine

Session 2

3.00pm 00:10:22Save Me!Mohsen NabaviIslamic Republic of IranWildlife Conservation
3.10pm 01:03:00Big Pygmies Little GiantsHoward JacksonAustraliaWildlife Conservation
4.13pm 00:30:28The WildtuinRebecca PanovkaUnited StatesWildlife Conservation
4.43pm 00:18:46The Conservation ConversationOng Kah JingSingaporeEnvironmental Conservation

Session 3

6.00pm 00:03.01TrashCheng Yee WaiMalaysiaWaste
6.03pm 00:42:00ImmondezzaMimmo CaloprestiItalyWaste
6.45pm 00:18:44The DiscardedAnnie Costner & Carla DaudenUnited StatesWaste
7.04pm 00:32:45StrawsLinda BookerUnited StatesWaste, Plastic
7.37pm 00:03:33IdentityIvan JaripioPanamaIndigenous Community and Culture
7.41pm 00:09:47Through Asli EyesJordan van Praag CurzonUnited KingdomIndigenous Community and Culture

Session 4

9.00pm 00:39:12The Stolen RiverKrisztina DankaUnited StatesRiver Pollution, Water Supply
9.39pm 00:03:48Karma Zhaoyu ZhouUnited StatesWater
9.43pm 00:51:13A Bridge Between Two WorldsPascal GélinasCanadaWater, Community Engagement
10.34pm 00:22:00Water WarriorsMichael PremoCanadaWater Conservation

Sunday, 29th October 2017

Venue: Black Box, Publika KL.

TimeDurationFilmFilm makerCountryFilm Theme
Session 1
12.00pm 00:05:03Tubbataha: A National TreasureDon Falsario IIPhilippinesMarine ecosystem
12.05pm 01:13:00ZanRichard GrehanJapanWildlife Conservation
1.18pm 00:08:47Poachers To ProtectorsStephanie TheresaMalaysiaWildlife Conservation
1.26pm 00:15:37Sao Miguel, Water IslandCarlos VirgiliSpainMarine
1.41pm 00:21:43Mas Afuera: Expedition to Selkirk IslandPatricio Mekis, Mateo BarrenengoaChileMarine, Environmental Conservation

Session 2

3.00pm 00:04:25Pet ManMarzieh AbrarpaydarIslamic Republic of IranAnimal Rights
3.04pm 01:15:00EmpathyEd AntojaSpainAnimal Rights
4.19pm 00:10:00The SwanJonas KarasekSlovakiaAnimal Rights
4.29pm 00:02:40Now You See ItRebecca ManleyUnited KingdomDeforestation
4.32pm 00:23:00Our Forest, Our FutureZyn Myo SettMyanmarDeforestation
4.55pm 00:04:00Australia’s Garden Of StoneJoel RobinsonAustraliaEnvironmental Conservation

Session 3

6.00pm 00:30:51Keep The Coast on Your LeftAndrew G. SzaboUnited StatesSustainable Fishing
6.31pm 00:04:49Solidarity and the Art of Sustainable LobsterSteve De NeefCanadaSustainable Fishing
6.36pm 00:46:00An Ocean Mystery: The Missing CatchAlison BarratUnited StatesSustainable Fishing
7.22pm 00:02:48DesireVanessa Cara-KerrGermanyCoastal Protection
7.25pm 00:06:26Poco A PocoKyle Buthman & Perry GarshkowUnited StatesCoastal Protection
7.31pm 00:27:11Green TransitionsMaria MartiniakSlovakiaSustainable Community Farming

Session 4

9.00pm 00:07:23Thunder Head ClearingJohn TetonUnited StatesFood Insecurity
9.07pm 00:05:30“…ity” (IDENTITY)Marcela Lopez PazosChileAgriculture
9.13pm 00:35:07The Thinking GardenChristine WelshCanadaAgriculture
9.48pm 00:55:00Longyearbyen, a bipolar cityDeiller ManuelFranceCoal Industry
10.43pm 00:21:36Value of LifeNatasha Despotovic & Alexandra TabarDominican RepublicSustainability

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For the past 9 years, The International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival (KLEFF) has been receiving a great amount of environmental film submission locally and internationally. With an increase in the number of submission every year, KLEFF is an important tool to support film makers in sharing their stories on the environment through their films.

For more information or inquiries, please email the KLEFF committee at info@kleff.my.