BATIN (INNER SOULS)
Batin (Inner Soul) tells about a woman who loves traditional Malay dance but is restrained by her husband. It is sad to say that if her infertility is one of the main causes of her husband, she hates herself. Therefore, with her dancing she can free her inner gratification but still be haunted by her husband and cause inner battles to liberate herself. Eventually he managed to win the battle despite the fact that he was still plagued by the same fate in the realm of reality.
Fatin ZafirahKey Cast"Wife"
Hafiz AzmanKey Cast"Husband"
Project Type:Experimental, Short
Runtime:3 minutes 40 seconds
Completion Date:July 13, 2017
Production Budget:500 USD
Country of Origin:Malaysia
Country of Filming:Malaysia
Student Project:Yes - Multimedia University MMU
Azlan Norani is a Malaysian director, producer and
young actor who won a reality TV program seeking the first
Malaysian young director 'I Want To Be A Film Maker'
produced by Hypp TV and Telekom Malaysia. He was also
sent by Telekom to further his studies in Cinematic Arts at
Multimedia University (MMU). is the first Malaysian
university to partner with Southern California (USC),One of the
best film school in the United States.
Azlan Norani also produces and directs over 60 short films,
4 documentaries 10 theater shows, 4 music videos, and 7
commercials. He has received numerous recognitions for
his works such as Best Director, Best Film, Best Actor, Best
Actress for his film in the new Islamic Short Film Festival
(ISFAL), two short films in honor of the festival's respective
He worked with well-known Malaysian film makers like Mamat Khalid, David Teoh and Syafiq Yusuf before launching his own
production of Strada Films Pvt LTD. Azlan had worked with large
companies and government bodies such as Telekom (TM), Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM), Ministry of Arts, Culture and Heritage (JKKN) and MIG production. During the semester break, he also worked part-time as Theatre lecturer at University
Mara (UiTM) and was a judge for the University's short film competition. He also served as chief judge for a school theater
festival of Perak state.
His recent project is direct an action movie titled ‘The Seventh Flower’. Azlan Norani
is 28 years old and has plenty of room to maximize his potential.