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IT’S EASIER TO RAISE CATTLE
LAGI SENANG JAGA SEKANDANG LEMBU

Malaysia, 2017, 18′

Two teenage outcasts form an uncanny friendship in their remote village. As one discovers the other’s dark secrets, she observes the changes in her new friend to the point of violence, monstrosity and affection.

Special Mention - Uppsala International Short Film Festival, Sweden, 2017
Special Mention - Clermont-Ferrand International Short Film Festival, France, 2018
Best Female Filmmaker - VIS Vienna Shorts, Austria, 2018
Best International Short - Lago Film Festival, Italy, 2018
Special Mention - Silhouette Film Festival, France, 2018
Venice International Film Festival, 2017
Locarno International Film Festival, 2018
BFI London Film Festival, UK, 2018.

Amanda Nell Eu
Director
Amanda Nell Eu
Director

Born on the 26 th of November 1985, in Malaysia, Amanda is a filmmaker based in Malaysia.
Having graduated from the London Film School, with an MA in Filmmaking, she has directed
short films based in the UK and also Malaysia. She is now developing her first feature film set in
Malaysia. In her work, she likes to explore the female identity within the context of South East
Asia.

Armaan Khadar
Sound Designer
Armaan Khadar
Sound Designer

Armaan Khadar graduated with a BA in Recording Arts, from School of Audio Engineering – “SAE” and
Middlesex University, in the UK. He returned to Malaysia to work for “Astro Shaw” as a producer,
supervising all audio post work for their projects in development, between 2012-2014. He has also worked
in several audio installations, sound designing for “Sudechabei” for “My Art Fix” (2009), “Kaleidoscope
Brunei” for “New Icon Pop Asia” (2014), and “Biji-Biji Initiative” for “Urbanscapes” (2014).

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