Featured Documentary

Ida's Choice 2013 - 25 min.

Synopsis:

Ida is a young woman trying to survive in Chow Kit, which is also known as Kuala Lumpur's red light district.

She is about to turn 18 and is concerned about the welfare of her twin sister, her mother and her future.

The pressure of poverty, drugs and position surround her but she sets her hopes on a united family, work and love.

This charming, coming-of-age film follows her steps into adulthood through all the complications of her young life.

Barely a 15-minute walk from Malaysia's iconic Twin Towers is Chow Kit, the notorious red light district where generation after generation of sex workers and drug addicts live.