KLEFF 2019 MEDIA LAUNCH
KLEFF Founder and Honorary Advisor, Dr. Yasmin Rasyid gave her welcoming speech, sharing the journey of KLEFF after 12 amazing years and the impacts that the film festival have generated especially to the youth and the general public.
Ms. Stephanie Bacon, Vice President of Malaysian Nature Society shared her vision in partnering with KLEFF this year, especially to drive the conversation on wildlife conservation forward as well as the vital collaborative role of each individual to reduce carbon footprint.
KLEFF Festival Director, Mr. Fadly Bakhtiar shared the highlights and attractions of KLEFF 2019 including KLEFF activities at the International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM) 2019, fundraising carnival Fund-Fair at Publika, Visual Reality (VR) features and many more.
Fadly Bakhtiar (KLEFF Festival Director), Aina Ahmad (Brand Communications Manager of Kiehl’s Malaysia), Ms. Stephanie (Vice President of Malaysian Nature Society) and Dr. Yasmin Rasyid (KLEFF Founder & Honorary Advisor) took a group photo during the launching ceremony of KLEFF 2019. The honourable guests received a forest tree sapling which is part of the Trees for Tomorrow programme, a collaborative effort between KLEFF and Friends of Taman Tugu to plant 100 seedlings within 1 year as part of their commitment to take Climate Action…Now!
The fellow KLEFF partners, collaborators and guest members took a group photo after the event to commemorate the launch of the 12th International Kuala Lumpur Eco Film Festival.
Press conference featuring (from left to right) Ms. Aina (Brand Communications Manager of Kiehl’s Malaysia), Mr. Fadly (KLEFF Festival Director), Ms. Stephanie (Vice President of Malaysian Nature Society), moderator Dr. Yasmin (KLEFF Founder & Honorary Advisor), and Mdm. Elina Jani (Director, Strategic Communications Officer of Malaysian Green Technology Corporation).
The honourable guests and media members had a first look of the Virtual Reality (VR) feature, developed by KLEFF Digital Media Partner, Strangers Connection Media, illustrating the facts of carbon footprint using 3D low poly illustration and animation. The VR will be featured at this year’s KLEFF (from 7th – 13th October).