Still image from The Act of Killing.

The Freedom Film Festival runs from 7 – 15 December at venues around Malaysia. The annual film festival screens short and feature films on the subject of human rights, justice, equality and democracy.

One of the highlights of the festival will be the screening of The Act of Killing, an award-winning film about alleged war crimes committed in Indonesia. Other featured films include Tanpa Wajah, a Malaysian film about courageous women who have contributed to female empowerment, and Shattered Peace, a film about the Lahad Datu invasion and its impact.

Cinemas, cafés and other venues around Malaysia will host the film screenings across the week. For the full schedule, click here.

Find out more here.

CORRECTION: The original text stated that The Act of Killing was about alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka. This has been corrected to Indonesia. (11/12/2013)