‘Roh’ won the best film at the 31st Malaysia Film Festival Award
KUALA LUMPUR: The film ‘Roh’ directed by Emir Ezwan was named the best film at the 31st Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) Awards which took place last night.
The film also won other awards including Best Screenplay (Emir Ezwan), Best Supporting Actress (Junainah M. Lojong) and Best Child Actress (Putri Qaseh).
The ceremony was attended by Minister of Communications and Multimedia (KKMM) Tan Sri Annuar Musa, KKMM Deputy Minister Datuk Zahidi Zainul Abidin and KKMM Secretary General Datuk Seri Mohammad Mentek.
Also present were Malaysian National Film Development Corporation (Finas) chairman Zakaria Abdul Hamid, Finas chief executive officer Prof Dr Md Nasir Ibrahim and OKU Sentral president and Malaysian National News Agency (Bernama) chairman Senator Datuk Ras Adiba Radzi.
Meanwhile, actor Zul Ariffin won the Best Actor award for his film Sangkar while Best Actress was won by Sinje Lee (The Garden of Evening Mists).
The All Time Employee Award was given to Fauziah Nawi and Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Nawab received the Special Award for Behind the Scenes.
FFM31 this time was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center (KLCC) with a new norm concept as well as through strict monitoring and compliance with standard operating procedures (SOP).