IACT Shines Bright at the Kancil Awards 2023

A pinnacle of Malaysia's advertising and creative industries, the Kancil Awards is Malaysia's largest and most prestigious advertising awards ceremony, celebrating innovation and talent. This year, it witnessed the outstanding performances of IACT College students at the Student Kancil x sCoolers Awards.

IACT College students left an indelible mark on the canvas of creative achievement, securing a staggering total of 15 awards. Their triumph included 3 Golds, 2 Silvers, 1 Bronze, and 9 merits—a testament to the students' unparalleled ingenuity and unwavering dedication to their craft.

The Winners

Juliana Reza, from the Bachelor of Film Production, emerged as a shining star, clinching 2 Golds for her captivating short film, "Rojak." The film, which delves into a deeply personal narrative, resonated with both audiences and judges. Reza's dual Gold victories in the categories of "Best Idea Most Likely to Get This Show Banned" and "Best Use of Cultural Insights" highlights her exceptional storytelling prowess.

A collaborative effort by Lie Devina Rosalie, Libelina Stephany Dwi Kadjio, and Catherine Tay Li Kim, known collectively as Team Ms.Tic, from the BA (Hons) Advertising and Design and Diploma in Advertising and Marketing programmes, secured the Gold in the inaugural sCoolers Kancil Real Brief Challenge. Under the expert mentorship of The Chariot Agency, their victory showcased the perfect blend of creativity and strategic thinking.

The significance of the Student Kancil x sCoolers Awards cannot be overstated. It serves not only as a platform for recognising creative excellence but also as a celebration of the relentless hard work and passion invested by the students.

Each coveted award is a milestone, a tangible testament to the commitment and talent cultivated at IACT College. This triumph reinforces the institution's status as a hub for creative brilliance.

A Day to Remember

This event was nothing short of a success. Applause reverberated throughout the venue and marked a triumphant chapter in the journey of these aspiring creative minds. The Student Kancil x sCoolers Awards not only showcased the prowess of IACT College students but also underscores the institution's unwavering commitment to fostering excellence in the fields of advertising and film, solidifying its place in the dynamic creative landscape of Malaysia.

In the wake of this resounding success, it is clear that IACT College is not merely an academic institution; it is a crucible where creativity is shaped into brilliance and dreams are transformed into tangible achievements.

The Kancil Awards have once again proven that IACT College is at the forefront of nurturing the next generation of creative leaders in Malaysia, making it a beacon of inspiration for aspiring talents across the nation. The future of Malaysian creativity is undoubtedly in capable hands—the hands of the extraordinary individuals who walked away with the accolades at the 2023 Student Kancil x sCoolers Awards.