FINAS is set to lead 21 top local creative companies under the Malaysian delegation at Hong Kong International Film & TV Market (FILMART), from 14th to 17th March 2016.
The agency, which is responsible for the film industry's development in Malaysia has set up a Malaysia Pavilion to enable the participant to join in the exhibition and promote their creative content, and grow their network with other creative companies worldwide at the same time.
Among the 21 companies that will participate under the Malaysian delegation are; Animasia Studio, Film Kingdom Group, Asia Tropical Films, Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios and Prodigee Media, among others.
Moreover, a number of participants are set to sign new business deals with international partners to foster the nation's creative industry. Besides, FINAS is also looking to forge relationship with various international studios and encourage international co-productions.
“We have a responsibility to improve the local film industry. We hope that our local creative companies take this exhibition as an opportunity to expand their horizons and learn from other studios from other countries and benefit from them,” said Dato’ Kamil Othman, Director General of FINAS.