ASEAN Film Festival 2017
Date: 27 March -
7 April 2017
Location: Room XIV, Cinema
Category: Film Festival
patron: Permament Missions of ASEAN (Philippines, Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Lao People's Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Viet nam)
This event takes place at the Palais des Nations, Cinema XIV - Kazakh Room, Building Wing AB, 1st fl.; Entry: Pregny gate; Access: Door 15-17.
Those who do not hold a UN ground badge are kindly requested to register at firstname.lastname@example.org indicating the movies they would like to attend 48 hours before the screening.
The Association of Southeast Asian Nations, or ASEAN, was established on 8 August 1967 in Bangkok, Thailand, and comprises 10 different countries: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, the Lao People’s Democratic Republic, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Some of ASEAN’S objectives are to accelerate the economic growth, social progress and cultural development in the region, to promote regional peace and stability through abiding respect for justice and the rule of law and to promote Southeast Asian studies.
Note: Chair of ASEAN (2017): Philippines
About the film festival
The film festival will feature films originated from ASEAN Member States. The objectives of the ASEAN Geneva Film Festival 2017 include:
a. sharing the diversity and way of life of the ASEAN communities
b. cultivating a better understanding on the values and cultures of ASEAN communities
c. presenting ASEAN’s achievements and challenges in advancing socioeconomic developments of its people
d. encouraging and celebrate film productions in ASEAN countries
Date and time
Opening: Monday 27 March at 11:45 a.m. Speeches start at 12:15 p.m.
Tuesday 28 March at 12:15 p.m.
“Cahaya dari Timur: Beta Maluku” (2014)
Wednesday 29 March at 12:15.
“Adam Eve Datsa” (2011)
Thursday 30 March at 12:15.
“My Magic” (2008)
Friday 31 March at 12:15.
“Yellow Flower in Green Grass” (2015)
Monday 3 April at 12:15.
Tuesday 4 April at 12:15.
Wednesday 5 April at 12:15.
“Only Love” (2010)
Thursday 6 April at 12:15.
Friday 7 April at 12:15.
“Best of Times” (2009)