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Tiger Stripes

93 minutes | 2023 | Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Singapore, France, Germany, the Netherlands & Qatar. | Narrative | 🔊 Malaysian | English Sub. | Age Rating


Zaffan (12) struggles with puberty, discovering a terrifying secret about her physical self. Her failed attempts to conceal the inevitable lead her friends to find out who she really is, and they attack her. As Zaffan is further provoked by her own community, she soon learns that embracing her true self is the only answer to her freedom.


MON, 27 NOV 2023 | XXI STUDIO 2 | 19:30

TUE, 28 NOV 2023 | XXI STUDIO 2 | 12:45 

Director's Biography

Biografi Sutradara

Amanda Nell EU

Amanda Nell EU

Amanda graduated from the London Film School with an MA in Filmmaking and is an alumna of Berlinale Talents and Locarno Filmmakers Academy. Her short film Lagi Senang Jaga Sekandang Lembu premiered in competition at the Venice International Film Festival. The film has continued to travel and win awards in many other international festivals, including a Special Mention at the International Short Film Festival Clermont-Ferrand. Her next short film Vinegar Baths has also won several awards in festivals, including Best Picture at Scream Asia Horror shorts competition. Tiger Stripes is her debut feature film.

Cast & Crew

Kru & Pemain

Production Company Ghost Grrrl Pictures, KawanKawan Media

Producer Foo Fei Ling, Patrick Mao Huang, Fran Borgia, Juliette Lepoutre, Pierre Menahem, Jonas Weydemann, Ellen Havenith, Yulia Evina Bhara “

Main Cast Zafreen Zairizal, Deena Ezral, Piqa, Shaheizy Sam, Jun Lojong, Khairunazwan Rodzy, Fatimah Abu Bakar

Screenplay Amanda Nell EU

Cinematographer Jimmy Gimferrer

Editor Carlo Francisco Manatad

Notable Achievement

Grand Prix Winner | Semaine de la critique, Cannes Film Festival, 2023

Narcisse Award Winner, Best Feature Film | Neuchâtel International Fantastic Film Festival, 2023

Winner New Flesh Award for Best First Feature, Special Mention | Fantasia Film Festival, 2023


Tiger Stripes (2023)

Vinegar Baths (2018)

Lagi Senang Jaga Sekandang Lembu (2017) 

It’s Easier to Raise Cattle (2017)