Echo Film Fest: The Sequel

When you wish upon a star…

Calling all film enthusiasts, we’re hosting a screening event for the top 5 selected short films!

Date: 28th June 2024

Time: 7.00 PM – 10.00 PM

Venue: JC2, Sunway University

Submit your film

Are you a budding filmmaker with a unique story to tell? Enter your short film into our contest and stand a chance to win up to RM 2000!

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Watch the grand premier with us!

About Echo Film Fest: Rewind

Date: 20th June 2024

Time: 8.00 PM – 10.00 PM

Venue: Lecture Theatre 1, Sunway University

About Hollywood Walk of Wishes

Date: 24th and 25th June 2024

Time: 9.00 AM – 5.00 PM

Venue: Boulevard, Sunway College

Will You Be the One to Claim These Prizes?


RM 2,000 Cash Prize

Second Place

RM 1000 Cash Prize

Third Place

RM 500 Cash Prize

The Timeline

Event Itinerary

6:30 P.M. – 7:00 P.M.


Participants and guests arrive and check-in for the event, receiving their event passes and any additional materials.ration

 7:00 P.M. – 7:10 P.M.

Opening Ceremony

The event kicks off with an opening ceremony, featuring welcoming remarks and introductions from the organizers.

7:10 P.M. – 7:30 P.M.

1st Short Film Screening and Q&A Session

The first short film is screened, followed by a brief Q&A session with the filmmakers and audience members.

7:30 P.M. – 7:50 P.M.

2nd Short Film Screening and Q&A Session

The second short film is screened, followed by another interactive Q&A session.

 7:50 P.M. – 8:10 P.M.

3rd Short Film Screening and Q&A Session

The third short film is screened, followed by a Q&A session where attendees can engage with the filmmakers.

8:10 P.M. – 8:20 P.M.

Ice Breaking Session and Advertisement Break

A brief interlude for attendees to mingle and network, accompanied by advertisements from event sponsors.

8:20 P.M. – 8:40 P.M

4th Short Film Screening and Q&A Session

The fourth short film is screened, followed by another interactive Q&A session.

8:40 P.M. – 9:00 P.M.

5th Short Film Screening and Q&A Session

The fifth and final short film is screened, with an opportunity for audience members to ask questions.

9:00 P.M. – 9:10 P.M.

Judges’ Deliberation and Advertisement Break

 While the judges deliberate, attendees enjoy another short break with sponsor advertisements.

9:10 P.M. – 9:25 P.M.

Prize-Giving Ceremony

Winners of the short film competition are announced, and prizes are presented to the top performers.

9:25 P.M. – 9:30 P.M.

Closing Ceremony

The event concludes with closing remarks and thank-yous from the organizers.

9:30 P.M. – 10:00 P.M.

Post-Event Reception

Attendees are invited to enjoy refreshments and continue networking in a relaxed atmosphere.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I submit my short film?

Upon the submission of their registration form, a confirmation email that contains the link to a submission form will be sent to the participant(s). Participant(s) must complete the submission form with the relevant details and insert the Google Drive link to their short film before the stipulated deadline.

What is the theme of the film competition?

The theme is “Wish.” However, the short film must consist of an element or theme based on at least one (1) of the seventeen (17) “United Nations Sustainable Development Goals”.

What format should the film be submitted in?

The short film submitted should have an aspect ratio of 16:9, a minimum resolution of 1080p (1920 x 1080), and a file format of .mp4 or .mov.

How long should my film be?

The duration of the short film must be between five (5) to eight (8) minutes, including the title card and credits.

Are there any age restrictions for participants in the competition?

There are no age restrictions for the competition and you can participate as long as you are currently enrolled in a higher education institution in the Klang Valley.

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