A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP
A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP
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I Don’t Want to Sleep Alone to Miss Andy – 5 Malaysian LGBT movies that explore the queer complexities of life in a conservative society

As Malaysia’s first-ever ‘gay’ film, Dalam Botol was groundbreaking, but others such as Bukak Api and Waris Jari Hantu also show that the country’s LGBT issues cannot be ignored

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A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP
A scene from Malaysia's first gay film, Dalam Botol, which put a spotlight on the country’s LGBT community. Photo: SCMP
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