Kurang Manis

Sugar, Less

KURANG MANIS (SUGAR, LESS) is a 60-minute documentary that explores the lives of six ordinary Malaysians who bare all about their hopes and dreams about the New Malaysia and what it means to be among one in two Malaysians who are obese. Through film, we introduce the most obese population in Southeast Asia to the world and expose why Malaysians are obsessed with their food, why they do what they do and New Malaysia!

Kurang Manis was selected as the 2nd Prize Winner at the Motion Picture Association International Script to Screen Workshop Malaysia 2019 co-organised by Finas and Wildsnapper TV.

Release date: Q4 2020

Executive Producers: Jules Rahman Ong & Nikki Yeo
Writer/Producer/Director: Jasmine Low
A production by EQn Activation & The Reel Media
Marketed by GoInternationalGroup.com
Initiated by AsiaFitnessToday.com

We’re crowdfunding this! Support the film by purchasing any product from the Move8.org store. Together, we can improve the lives of millions of Malaysians one step at a time.


KURANG MANIS adalah sebuah filem dokumentari selama 60 minit yang memaparkan semangat dan gaya hidup enam orang rakyat Malaysia, gambaran impian mereka dalam era Malaysia Baru dan pendapat mereka tentang negara, makanan kegemaran rakyat Malaysia dan obesiti. Adakah ianya sebuah khayalan ataupun fakta bahawa Malaysia mempunyai kes-kes obesiti yang paling tinggi di Asia Tenggara? Mengapakah rakyat Malaysia terobsesi dengan makanan mereka?

Kurang Manis dipilih sebagai Pemenang Hadiah Ke-2 di Persatuan Gambar Gerak Persatuan Skrip Antarabangsa ke Bengkel Skrin Malaysia 2019 yang dianjurkan oleh Finas dan Wildsnapper TV.

Tarikh pelepasan: Ogos 2020

Pengeluar Eksekutif: Jules Rahman Ong & Nikki Yeo
Penulis / Penerbit / Pengarah: Jasmine Low
Produksi EQn Activation & TheReelMedia
Dipasarkan oleh GoInternationalGroup.com
Anjuran bersama AsiaFitnessToday.com

Kami akan bermula dengan kempen crowdfunding, jadi sokongkanlah filem ini dan sertai acara-acara senaman yang dipaparkan atas talian di Move8.org. Bersama-sama, kita boleh memperbaiki kehidupan berjuta-juta rakyat Malaysia dan juga rakyat di Asia Pasifik satu langkah pada satu masa.


In the News

Asia Pacific Screen Awards

Motion Picture Association Asia-Pacific magazine:

https://www.mpa-apac.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/MPA-JAN-JUN-2019-v41.pdf