Prebet Sapu brings multiracial realism back to cinema screens, signalling some relaxation in local censorship attitudes.
Marco Ferrarese is a Malaysia-based writer focussing on arts, culture and travel.
Non-fungible tokens are helping Southeast Asian artists to make lucrative sales, and democratise art.
Penang’s second UNESCO nomination sparks debate on balance between conservation and post-pandemic tourism.
Two large-scale studies done earlier this year unveil robust scientific data on animal’s population for the first time.
Mixing modernity and folklore, Zen Cho’s new novel brings a staunchly authentic portrait of Malaysia to the world.
Decision to cancel talk by dancer Ramli Ibrahim reignites debate about the impact of religious conservatism on culture.
Namewee’s latest video sparks backlash and highlights K-pop’s continuing hold in Southeast Asia.
Imbued with local folklore, Malaysian and Indonesian horror movies are breathing new life into a tired genre.
Arrest of prominent graphic artist Fahmi Reza over a music playlist has rekindled debate over freedom of expression.