Amanda Nell Eu

Amanda Nell Eu

Malaysia

Biography

Having graduated from the London Film School with an MA in Filmmaking, Amanda has directed short films based in the UK and also Malaysia. Her short IT’S EASIER TO RAISE CATTLE (Lagi Senang Jaga Sekandang Lembu), premiered in competition at the Venice International Film Festival (2017). The film has continued to travel and win awards in many other international festivals, including receiving a Special Mention at the International Short FF Clermont­Ferrand (2018). Amanda is an alumna of Berlinale Talents Campus and Locarno Filmmakers Academy. She is developing her first feature film set in Malaysia. In her work, she likes to explore the female body and identity within the context of South East Asia.

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