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Timeless Temiars

Federation of Malaya, 1956 (MIFF 1957, Malayan Scene)

Director: Zain bin Hussein

Made in Northern Perak in Malaya, the film depicts the life of the aborigines of the Temiar tribe. We see what a civilised life they lead when left to live in their own environment and how they make full use of jungle resources.

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