FINAS Debuts Malaysian Film Expo

Published by Amzar Anizam @ 04/09/2015

In conjunction with the 27th Malaysia Film Festival, the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) will inaugurate the Malaysian Film Expo from 4th to 5th September 2015, at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

The expo aims to promote the film industry to the public, showcase what FINAS has to offer across the film industry players, as well as generate interest and talent from the public. Hence, the expo will hold the biggest casting call in Malaysia where various casting agencies will be looking out for the next ‘big’ talent.

Moreover, the expo will feature an array of industry players, sponsors and exhibitors including Les Copaque, KRU Studios, Naza Autoworld, Tune Studios, Film Point, Modjo Studios, Grey 2 White Productions, Sabah Animation Creative Content Center, and more with engaging and interactive activities at the booths – such as popular mascots walkabout, Laser Tags games at the ‘Action Zone’, dinosaur animatronics and many other exciting activities.

Many different aspects of the film industry – from history behind film making, how films are made, directing, animation, green screen techniques, biggest cameras exhibition with a whole range of cameras from all the different eras of movie making, among others – will also be showcased at the expo. Apart from that, there will be talks and forums by renowned directors and producers to share their experiences and techniques. Nik Amir Mustapha, Producer of Terbaik dari Langit; Raja Mukhriz, Director of Ophelia; Liew Seng Tat, Director of Lelaki Harapan Dunia; and many more are amongst the speakers who will be gracing the Malaysian Film Expo stage.