Screening of Short Films by KL Directors on 13 Oct


1) KOWLOON STORY, 5min (Dir Juliane Block) - Hong Kong 2009
A lonely woman leaves a trail of colorful origami in her struggle against the gray anonymity of a metropolis. (Festival: I Shot Hong Kong)

2) I'LL TRUST THIS JANUARY, 20min (Dir Virginia Kennedy) - Malaysia 2009
In one night you can find out so much. About yourself. About your partner. You can find out they have cheated and you can find out what it is like to cheat. Sometimes cheating does mean nothing. And sometimes it doesn’t. Hanna finds out the bitter truth about love, cheating and revenge in this intimate road movie about love.

3) PRIVATE NUMBER, 5min (Dir Joe Choong) - Malaysia 2009
An experimental horror flick .

4) RAMLY AT WAR BEGINS, 18min (Dir Juliane Block) - Malaysia 2009
Quan, a loyal gang member has to choose between completing his mission and breaking the rules to save his brother's ass.

Followed by Q&A session with directors Virginia Kennedy & Juliane Block !

Schedule: 13 October 2009 Tuesday 8pm

Venue: 1307 Block B Ming Pao Industrial Centre
18 Ka Yip Street, Chai Wan, Hong Kong

Entry fee: Free (seats are limited)

Enquiry and registration by email:

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Juliane Block

About the filmmaker: Juliane’s feature film credits in Germany include producer, screenwriter, special effects make-up artist, and art direction for the 30 minute short "Killerbus" and the 90 minute feature "K7B – Mutation: Director’s Cut." She wrote, produced and directed the short "Unsecured Loan" in Malaysia in 2007, which was screened at various festivals. In the beginning of 2008 she was selected to attend the Berlinale Talent Campus and wrote and directed the short "It Could Happen To You" at the Berlinale Garage Studio.
For more information on Juliane Block, links to her films, and to watch Emperor, visit her Film Annex page at