Make words out
of the camera lens

The competition

Young FilmMaker 2021 is calling youth, emerging and professional digital content creators to submit their short films with the theme “Return Stronger”.

The Organizer

Yayasan TM (YTM) was formed in November 1994 and later incorporated in January 2007 under the Malaysian Trustees (Incorporation) Act 1952. It was established with the objectives of promoting education advancement by awarding scholarships, grants, bursaries, maintenance allowance and financial assistance to students irrespective of their family backgrounds.

As of 2021, YTM is embarking on a transformation journey to elevate YTM into a more social impact-based foundation; focusing on three (3) strengthened pillars namely Education, Community & Nation Building, and Tourism, Culture & Heritage. YTM will spearhead TM Group’s Corporate Responsibility (CR) initiatives across TM Group in support of its Environment, Social and Governance (ESG) and Digital Malaysia aspirations.

The Co-Organizer

Strada Films Sdn Bhd is a group of professionals in Filmmaking, Photography, Videography, Music Video, Event Management, Editor and Designer based in Petaling Jaya , Selangor . Our services cover the whole of Malaysia. Strada’s main expertises are Cinematic & Creative Arts in producing high quality storytelling on the screen. We are committed to curate great stories and showcase them to the world!


To create a world where people can build their livelihoods through digital content creations


To provide a unified digital content platform that allow anyone in the world to:


Put together your creative ideas and capture it for the world to see in our short film competition


Showcase your talent and make your way to build your dreams in filmmaking industry


Learn filmmaking online at your own pace. Connect with other creators and learn from industry leaders through our live events and masterclasses

Why Young FilmMaker 2021?

Stand A Chance To Win Prizes Worth of RM25,000

Register now and start curate your creations and submit your BEST one to Young FilmMaker 2021!

Showcase Your Creativity to the Industry

Let’s celebrate your creativity and showcase it to the world! Challenge yourself to produce your best masterpiece and take it to the next level for your future career in film industry.

Upskill Yourself and Ready to Learn New Things

Improve your skills, develop your talents, connect with other creators and film experts through Young FilmMaker Online.

Explore and Expand New Opportunities

Unleash your talents in filmmaking , make it professional, connect with the film’s experts and discover how to kick starts your future career in this industry.