Japan Foundation to hold special screening of "My Small Land"
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Japan Foundation to hold special screening of "My Small Land"

Special screening of
Special screening of "My Small Land" by The Japan Foundation KL
9 Jul - The Japan Foundation, Kuala Lumpur is thrilled to present a special screening of the Japanese drama film "My Small Land".

Directed by Emma Kawawada, the movie tells the story of the resilience of a Kurdish refugee girl named Sarya as her family tries to navigate their lives in Japan while facing the difficulties of getting their visas approved and seeking refuge in a foreign country.

The film's director Ms Kawawada will be returning to Malaysia to attend screenings and post-screenings Q&A sessions, in Kuala Lumpur and Kuching this month.

Stills from
Stills from "My Small Land"
The screening in Kuala Lumpur is scheduled at GSC Mid Valley on 17 July (Wednesday) at 8PM, while the Kuching screening will take place at GSC CityONE Megamall on 19 July (Friday) at 8:30PM, in conjunction with the 20th Mini Film Festival (MFF) run by Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS).

Additionally, MFF will host a workshop titled "Storytelling in Filmmaking" by Ms. Kawawada on 20 July (Saturday) at 4:30PM. Check MFF's social media channels for more details on the registration to the screening and workshop in Kuching.
Filmmaker Emma Kawawada will be appearing in Malaysia for 'Storytelling in Filmmaking' workshop
Filmmaker Emma Kawawada will be appearing in Malaysia for 'Storytelling in Filmmaking' workshop
KL SCREENING INFORMATION
Date: 17 July 2024 (Wednesday)
Time: 8:00 PM
Venue: GSC Mid Valley
Admission/Bookings: FREE admission. Prior booking is required by visiting https://forms.gle/V8xCQ7QXAF2rZAXd7, or scan the QR code.
LIMITED TO 2 BOOKING PER PERSON ONLY. Screening in Japanese with English subtitles. Post-screening Q&A session with the director, Emma Kawawada.

KUCHING SCREENING INFORMATION
Date: 19 July 2024 (Friday)
Time: 8:30 PM
Venue: GSC CityONE Megamall
Admission/Bookings: FREE admission. Prior booking is required by visiting HERE or scan the QR code.
Screening in Japanese with English subtitles.
Post-screening Q&A session with the director, Emma Kawawada.


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My Small Land (Japanese) (17 Jul 2024)

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