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THE RED KEBAYA (2006)

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* "An effective mix of creativity with good artistic direction, and well-balanced intensity that plays with the audience's emotions." Monsterblog.com


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Catalogue No. ACC0088
SRP A$29.95
APN 9333723000882
DVD Release Date 10 Apr 2008
Director Oliver Knott
Producer Ramli Hassan
Cast Ramli Hassan, Vanidah Imran, Bob Mercer, Samantha Schubert
Genre Thriller/Drama
Rating M (Moderate violence)
Run Time 96 minutes
Visual Format 16:9 Anamorphic
Audio Format Dolby 5.1
Language English
Special Features - SLIDE SHOW - FOUR MUSIC SOUND TRACK
Quotes * "An effective mix of creativity with good artistic direction, and well-balanced intensity that plays with the audience's emotions." Monsterblog.com
Awards THE RED KEBAYA won Four Malaysian “OSKARS”: Best Actress, Best Cinematography, Best Editing, Best Narrative THE RED KEBAYA was also selected in 2007 for the ASEAN Film Festival in Buenos Aires, the Malaysian Screen Awards and the TAKSU Film Festival in Bali. THE RED KEBAYA was one of the three Malaysian films officially selected to compete in the Kuala Lumpur International Film Festival 2007.

Synopsis
Latiff, a famous but lonely photographer who was orphaned as a small child, sets out on an expedition to photograph abandoned houses around Malaysia. On his journey he is haunted by images and sounds that remind him of his traumatic childhood.

At one particular house on the island of Penang he is transported back through time to witness the shocking events that took place in the house over 50 years ago. Through his experience, Latiff understands the tragic circumstances that led to him being orphaned and also finds an old friend.
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