About The Contest


To increase the awareness and promote a cross-cultural exchange of perspectives among Malaysians.

Activities and Strategies

Inspire and provide up-and-coming filmmakers with opportunities to incorporate UNITY related elements into their stories through a script competition.

Educate winners of the script competition on aspects of film making through the production of their script via a short film.

Cultivate and weave UNITY-inspired-themes into the films via these competitions at renowned film festivals and markets.

Award the best inspiring scripts with invested energies and capital to turn these stories into memorable short films.


The top 3 winning scripts will be optioned at RM3000 and Samsung Note 10.1.

There is an option for A NEXT STAR PRODUCTION to produce the script into a short film.

Winners will join the production team to learn about the industry.

Film will be submitted to International Film Festival after completion to:

  • Cannes Short Film Corner 2014
  • Palm Springs Short Fest 2014
  • Japan Short Shorts Festival 2014
  • Hong Kong Filmart 2014
  • Aspen ShortFest 2014
  • Other festivals and short fest around the world