About Sabah Screen Fest

SABAH SCREEN FEST is a digital film festival and competition open to two categories namely,  SCHOOLS - secondary and primary schools in Malaysia; OPEN – any Malaysian amateur film enthusiasts who originates from Sabah.

Previously known as the Sabah Education Digital Film Festival, a collaboration program between the Ministry of Resource Development and IT (Sabah),  Educational Technology Division (Sabah) and Sabah Education Department.  The Sabah Education Digital Film Festival was only open to secondary and primary schools.

Beginning 2014, the SABAH SCREEN FEST is designed to extend the involvement of the Sabah Education Digital Film Festival with the objectives:

  • Harnessing the creativity of film makers in the state of Sabah.
  • Establishing a sustainable source of talent resource in the creative media through digital film making.

SABAH SCREEN FEST workshop will be on 8-9 November 2017 at Sabah Animation Centre Creative Content Centre (SAC3), Penampang and the awards ceremony will be on 10 November 2017 at Grand Ballroom, Shangri-La's Tanjung Aru Resort & Spa, Kota Kinabalu.