SeaShorts Film Festival 2018



Online Registration for SeaShorts Film Festival 2018
is Now Open!

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Entry to SeaShorts Film Festival is by invitation,
so do register yourself to get our festival passes.

We have several passes to fit your preference. Make your selection below. 

Daily Pass

Valid for one day only. You will have the access to minimum 30 short films in a day. You're welcome to attend our panel talks and workshops, they are open to the public!

Dugong Pass

Valid for 4 days (2 Aug to 5 Aug). You will have the access to all the screenings at all the venues throughout the entire festival, panel talks and workshops. Maximise your experience with SeaShorts by watching as much films as you can!

Student Pass

It’s good to be a student! You will have the access to all the screenings at all the venues throughout the entire festival. Valid for 4 days (2 Aug to 5 Aug).
If you register in a group of 10 with your university/college/school beforehand, we will waive your registration fees. Talk to your lecturer so that they can email us the list of names.

Festival Pass (Closed)

This pass is solely reserved to Indiegogo funders who've selected the perks 'Festival Pass Holder'. Festival Pass Holders have access to all the screenings at all the venues, including both the opening and closing ceremony. Their names will be credited on the screen during the opening ceremony. 

VIP Pass

This pass is reserved for the especially generous people who have supported our festival through crowdfunding. You can also be a SeaShorts Supporter by donating RM1000 - that will help us a lot!  
With this pass, you will have full access to all the screenings and networking parties where you can meet and chat with renowned filmmakers! If you register before the 1st of July 2018, your name will be credited during the opening ceremony and in our festival booklet.

Special Pass

This is something new for SeaShorts 2018. Inclusive of all the privileges of VIP pass, you can also have an Exclusive Cendol Date with our talented Programme Manager, Jacky Yeap. Jacky is dying to show his appreciation of our festival angels' contributions. Who is Jacky? Follow our Facebook page to check him out. Only limited passes are available because we only have one Jacky!

Media Pass

Are you're a film critic? Or someone who loves writing about films/arts/film festivals and had/have/will have your writings published somewhere? Are you from independent press or from a media company? Welcome to cover our event and get your writings published on your site, our page, and other platforms. You will similarly have access to all the screenings throughout the festival. Send at least three of your writings to before the 5th of July 2018 to get a media pass from us.


*No refund will be issued.

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All passes can be collected at the door!

Once you have registered, we will send you an invitation email to the festival. Please drop by at our registration counter and show us the invitation email. Our team will then hand you your pass with a big, warm smile!

Our screening starts on time. Do spare yourself sufficient time to collect the pass. 


Ayuh BerSeaShorts! Package A is still available until 30th July!

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No matter you're a film-lover,
a film student, or a filmmaker,
Ayuh BerSeaShorts to meet these
like-minded people for at least
once in a lifetime.

Not a Penangite? Don't sweat it. 
Hop on SeaShorts bus to get to the Isle of Betel Nut (Penang)!

We are excited and guilty at the same time to move from Kuala Lumpur to George Town this year. The good news is, SeaShorts team has found our own way to transport you from Kuala Lumpur to George Town.

Hop on the bus with filmmakers and film-lovers and receive a series of exclusive surprises prepared by SeaShorts team:

Confession of A Programmer
Programmers revealing their dark secrets and special fancies on cinema.

'What is Short Films to You' Short Film Challenge
Surprise us with your vast creativity in a 1 minute short film! We receive maximum 15 entries on first come first served basis, these entries will be screened during the closing ceremony. 

Favourite Southeast Asian Song List
You get to listen to a list of song list from Southeast Asian programmers and sing along on the way to George Town!

Special Edition of SeaShorts 2018 Introduction Video
Get to first know about what our team members have to say on SeaShorts and why they are organising this festival. Who knows you'll be in the team too next year?

Special note: Ayuh BerSeaShorts goers are invited for opening ceremony and closing ceremony!

Still have other enquiries?

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