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Mentega Terbang Makers Charged In Court

Fahri Azzat, Lawyer

17-Jan-24 17:00

Mentega Terbang Makers Charged In Court

Khairi Anwar and Tan Meng Kheng, the director and producer of the film of Mentega Terbang respectively, have been charged in the magistrate’s court, with "deliberate intention of wounding the religious feelings of others". We speak to Fahri Azzat about these charges, the legalities involved, and what this turn of events indicate for the creative industries and freedom of expression in the country.

Image Credit: Facebook / Anomalist Production

Produced by: Alia Zefri, Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan, Lee Chwi Lynn

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Categories:  government

Tags:  local filmsfreedom of speechmalaysian filmslocal moviesmentega terbang

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