Synopsis: The reflections of a documentary filmmaker on his journey of discovery into his uncle and auntie’s life of love for plants.
Director: Umar Akmal loves capturing stories and moments and putting them in a form of art. To him, this is the most genuine way of preserving and appreciating memories and emotions. He has been involved in a lot of short film-related productions, holding key positions such as director, scriptwriter and producer. Some of the projects resulted in him winning a number of competitions. One of the most notable was Pesta Filem Kita 2020 where he co-wrote and was assistant director for the short film HEMBUS which won Best Film, Best Story, Best Cinematography and Audience Choice.