Artist in Residence: Azharr Rudin

azharr_portraitRun Amok is pleased to announce its very first film maker/artist in residence, Azharr Rudin. Azharr Rudin lives in Malaysia and works typically through cinema/films. Some of his works include Majidee (2005, 15′), Punggok Rindukan Bulan / This Longing (2008, 122′ / 88′ Malaysia Theatrical Version), Tukang Perahu Pulau Duyong / The Boat Builders of Mermaid Island (2013, 79′) and Rumah / Tok (2013, 10′). Recurring themes in his films span across people and places in transition and marginal (hi)stories and perspectives.

Rudin will be staying in Run Amok for five weeks starting from beginning of March. Private screening sessions, artist talk and sharing session will be announced shortly. More info on Azharr Rudin.

* Photo by Jonathan Lim.