The National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) led over 10 Malaysian companies to TIFFCOM 2015 held during Japan Content Showcase 2015, a multi-content market featuring music, film and animation from 20th to 22nd October 2015 in Tokyo, Japan.
Among the Malaysian delegates include Creative Content Association Malaysia (CCAM), Malaysia External Trade Development Corporation (MATRADE), Global Creative and Media Agency Portal Sdn Bhd (GCMA), Tourism Malaysia, Frogtale Studio, GoASEAN, Tsar Asia, Veedu Productions, Astro Shaw,
Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios, and Basecamp Group among others.
Dato’ Kamil Othman, Director General of FINAS attended the market and was a guest at the private dialogue among related people from the governments and several organisations to discuss on when and who will be the host for the upcoming 5th Asia Content Business Summit.
The multi-content market also offered high-powered seminars throughout the event covering topics such as ‘Japanese Government Support for International Film Co-Productions’ and ‘Southeast Asian Visual Contents: International co-productions and cross-cultural content’ which featured Rezal Rahman, Chief Executive Officer, Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios.
TIFFCOM 2015 saw the participation of 347 exhibiting organizations from 24 different countries and regions. 1,433 buyers from 50 different countries and regions also took part, and lead to the highest record numbers in the event’s history.