Sunday, July 25, 2010

"GADOH" - Public screening session

Lim Lian Geok Cultural Development Centre, in conjunction with SUARAM and Sembang-sembang Forum Group, will be screening the highly acclaimed film “Gadoh” by KOMAS. The film tells the story of a group of teenagers who fought each other along racial lines, a cycle of hatred and violence further escalated by their environment and school system. The film screening will be followed by a sharing session by a group of youths on their experiences in “Living in a multi-ethnic and multi-cultural society”.

 About Lim Lian Geok Cultural Development Centre:
The Lim Lian Geok Cultural Development Centre was formed in 1985 whose main objectives are to uphold the principles of democracy, human rights and respect for individuals and ethnic diversities. It also aims to cherish a culture of solidarity, friendship, cooperation and constructiveness. The Centre was formed in memory of the late Mr. Lim Lian Geok (1901-1985) who was a pioneer Chinese educationist and former leader of the Jiao Zong. The current chairman of the Lim Lian Geok’s Cultural Development Centre is Dato Dr. Toh Kin Woon.

For more details of the LLG Cultural Development Centre, click here.

About the film “Gadoh”:

For more details of the film "Gadoh", please click here.


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