Here are the top 22 shortlisted Malaysian candidates for Samsung's short film competition

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Since the end of March 2022, Samsung Malaysia Electronics organised a short film competition called Born of the Galaxy Stars. It was endorsed by the Malaysia International Film Festival (MIFFest) which sought 22 aspiring filmmakers to produce their short films with the Galaxy S22 Series.

The competition has since ended and 22 candidates have been shortlisted for the next phase. For the next round, Borderless with Nightography, they will receive a Galaxy S22 Ultra to shoot a video based on the theme of nightlife. The final video production will then be in the running to win an award in July at the Malaysia International Film Festival (MIFFest) opening ceremony.

Anyway, below are the 22 shortlisted filmmakers:

  • Adam Zainal - Grumbling
  • Goh Jia Hui - Shelter
  • Abid Danish Rizal - That Night
  • Chan Wei Kang /Eyok Wun Sim - Love At First Accident
  • Kavivarmen Vignes Waran - We Are Just Ghosts
  • Safwan Ruslan - Duplicate Space
  • Yit Heng - City of Rhapsody
  • Mary Grace Liew - Where Time Stood Still
  • Fion - The Love Guide
  • Eugene K - Dawn, Please Don't Come
  • Jeremy Tan - Under the Moonlight
  • Yoong Chu / Chu Ka Yoong - So, What's the Meaning of Love
  • Adzim Aziz - A Perfect Cadence
  • Tengku Umar - Running Memory
  • Jeffry Goh Chin Heng - Tradition 传承
  • Harvy Sin Jia Wei - Wear Loves, Loves Wear
  • Lai Wei Xin -  BE ME
  • Renuka - Keep Heart
  • Eva Khoo - Eternal Moment
  • Aaron Hiew - Viral
  • Joon Hong - The Night Before Peter Gone
  • Khairi Anwar - The Night Owl's Life

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Samsung Malaysia would like to congratulate the top 22 finalists and hopes to see creative ideas, talent and potential with the Galaxy S22 series. Stay tuned for more trending tech news at

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