THE NOTE

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By Yasu TANAKA

CREATIVE CONTENT MALAYSIA - as PROMO / CONS

Drama - Completed 2015

A childless couple, Kamal and Erin, going through mid life crisis, tries to rekindle relationship with a trip to Bako National Park, but Erin discovers a secret note written by Kamal, and later finds out he’s been unfaithful…she takes drastic action only to be blackmailed by the boatman, Jemat.

    • Year of production
    • 2015
    • Genres
    • Drama, Thriller
    • Countries
    • MALAYSIA
    • Languages
    • MALAYSIAN, ENGLISH
    • Budget
    • 1 - 3 M$
    • Duration
    • 95 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Yasu TANAKA
    • Writer(s)
    • Yasu TANAKA, Bea TANAKA
    • Producer(s)
    • Yasu TANAKA (42ND PICTURES SDN. BHD.), Bea TANAKA (42ND PICTURES SDN. BHD.)
    • Synopsis
    • Kamal and Erin, a couple facing midlife crisis after prolonged lack of real communication, caused by years of failure at trying to have a baby. On their 10th year anniversary, they decide to have a trip to Bako National Park where they had their trip over 10 years ago to reignite their bond of love and marriage.
      On their way to Bako, Erin inadvertently discovers that Kamal is drafting a suicide note, it states that he will try to kill himself at the cliff where he proposed to her. Shocked, she starts feeling sorry for Kamal and also feels guilty about the situation. But later she finds out that he is having an affair with younger woman who is pregnant with his baby. Infuriated and upset, she then begins to plan a perfect murder, using his suicide note as strong evidence of his suicide. Her plans goes awry, once a local Sarawakian, Jamat, their boatman to the isolated National Park comes into the picture...
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