Archived Festivals (73 found)

Kyanite TV Announces Landmark Co-Production Deal with Singapore’s Beach House Pictures for ‘Borneo’

23/09/2016
Amzar Anizam

Kyanite TV, one of Malaysia’s leading production houses announced a landmark co-production deal with Singapore-based multi-award winning production house, Beach House Pictures (BHP) for an epic documentary series titled, Borneo.

KKMM-FINAS Host the 5th Asia Content Business Summit in Malaysia

22/09/2016
Amzar Anizam

The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM) and the FINAS are hosting the fifth Asia Content Business Summit (ACBS) for the first time in Malaysia today, as part of FINAS main program at KL Converge! 2016 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

KL Converge! Returns to Promote Malaysia as a Creative Digital Content Hub

19/09/2016
Amzar Anizam

Malaysia’s biggest digital and social event of the year, KL Converge! is set to return on 22nd to 24th September 2016 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, to promote Malaysia as a creative digital content hub through the innovation of interactive content.

Munafik Sweeps 5 Categories at FFM 28, Including Best National Film

04/09/2016
Amzar Anizam

Syamsul Yusof’s comeback film, Munafik swept five categories, including the coveted ‘Best National Film’ award at the 28th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM 28), held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre on 3rd September 2016.

FFM 28 Announces Top 5 Nominees, Introduces New Categories

04/08/2016
Mila Ismail

FINAS, in collaboration with Persatuan Penerbit Filem Malaysia (PFM) have announced the Top 5 nominees for the upcoming 28th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM 28) at the Content Malaysia Pitching Centre on 3rd August 2016.

Imaginex Studios Dominates the ‘Best Sound’ Category in FFM 28

05/08/2016
Mila Ismail

Imaginex Studios, Malaysia’s audio production studio secured a stunning 4 out of 5 total nominations for the Best Sound (Penataan Bunyi Terbaik) category in the upcoming 28th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM 28).

FINAS Adds ‘Best National Film’ and ‘Best Malaysian Film’ Award Categories in FFM 28

19/08/2016
Amzar Anizam

The National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) will be introducing Best National Film and Best Malaysian Film award categories in the upcoming 28th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM 28).

Malaysia Networking Reception at MIDEM 2016 Opens Commercial Opportunities and B2B Linkages

04/06/2016
Amzar Anizam

The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM) hosted a networking reception at MIDEM, an annual international business-to-business (B2B) event dedicated to the new music ecosystem in Cannes, France on 4th June 2016 to provide additional business linkages for the...

KKMM to Lead 20 Malaysian Delegates to MIDEM, the World’s Largest Music Business Event in Cannes

31/05/2016
Mila Ismail

The Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM) is set to lead the Malaysian delegates to the world’s largest annual international business event for music and audio production, MIDEM, in Cannes, France from 3rd to 6th June 2016.

RTM Prepares for HbbTV

27/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

RTM plans to introduce Hybrid Broadcast Broadband TV (HbbTV) services next year.

The Imaginarium Studios Asia-Pacific to Amplify the Quality Content Creation in Malaysia

21/03/2016
Amzar Anizam

The Imaginarium Studios, UK’s leading performance capture studio announced their expansion into the Asia-Pacific region supported by Rhizophora Ventures; a Malaysian-based company to create a centre of production excellence in the region.

Animasia Studio Inks Deal with China's Zero One Animation for 'Chuck Chicken – The Movie'

15/03/2016
Amzar Anizam

Malaysia’s Animasia Studio has successfully inked a deal with Zero One Animation from China for a new animated movie titled, 'Chuck Chicken – The Movie' at the Hong Kong FILMART 2016.

GOASEAN Attracts Global Buyers with its Original Travel Content at HK FILMART 2016

19/03/2016
Mila Ismail

GOASEAN, Malaysia's multi-platform digital and broadcast travel channel has gained international TV programme buyers’ interest to distribute its original content productions at the Hong Kong FILMART 2016.

Malaysia Announces Content Partnerships Worth Over RM100 Million at HK Filmart 2016

16/03/2016
Amzar Anizam

Malaysia’s top creative companies; Rhizophora Ventures, Asia Tropical Films, Film Kingdom Group, Paper Plane Image Studio, Evo Pictures and Animasia Studio announced their lucrative partnerships worth over RM100 Million combined at HK Filmart 2016, during the Malaysia...

Malaysian Producer, Bradley Liew Brings Home Paris Co-Production Village Award

17/03/2016
Mila Ismail

Another Malaysian success story at the Hong Kong FILMART 2016; Malaysian producer Bradley Liew took home the Paris Co-Production Village Award with When the Waves are Gone.

More Entertainment's Brothers Wins HAF/Fox Chinese Film Development Award

17/03/2016
Mila Ismail

Malaysian production studio, More Entertainment bagged a cash prize of HKD100,000 apart from landing a development contract with Fox, for their upcoming film Brothers as it was announced the winner for HAF/Fox Chinese Film Development Award at the Hong Kong FILMART 2016.

21 Malaysia's Top Creative Companies to Participate in HK FILMART

13/03/2016
Amzar Anizam

FINAS is set to lead 21 top local creative companies under the Malaysian delegation at HK FILMART, from 14th to 17th March 2016.

FINAS to Set Up Malaysia Pavilion at Hong Kong FILMART 2016

18/02/2016
Amzar Anizam

FINAS is setting up a Malaysia Pavilion at the upcoming HK FILMART held from 14th – 17th March 2016 at the HK Convention & Exhibition Centre. This year, FINAS would like to invite and encourage more Malaysian companies to be part of the mission.

Animated Series ‘Just in Case’ Bags the Grand Prize for ‘The Big FAT Pitch’ 2015

20/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

New in-development animated series 'Just in Case,' a creative idea from Mohamad Zufar and his team at Annasis Mirror Sdn. Bhd. was crowned the winner of the inaugural 'The Big FAT Pitch' 2015 and took home the grand prize of RM10,000.

FINAS Represents Malaysia at the 4th Asia Content Business Summit in Tokyo

22/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Dato’ Kamil Othman, Director General of the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) represented Malaysia at the 4th Asia Content Business Summit (ACBS).

FINAS Leads Over 10 Malaysia Companies to TIFFCOM 2015

23/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS led over 10 Malaysian companies to TIFFCOM 2015 held during Japan Content Showcase 2015, from 20th to 22nd October 2015 in Tokyo, Japan.

Pinewood Malaysia Highlights Co-Production Opportunities at TIFFCOM 2015

27/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Rezal Rahman, Chief Executive Officer of Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios highlighted co-production opportunities between Japan and Malaysia during UniJapan seminar at this year’s TIFFCOM 2015 held in Tokyo, Japan from 21st to 24th October 2015.

FINAS Joins The Japan Foundation’s Networking Luncheon

23/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Dato' Kamil Othman joined The Japan Foundation's Networking Luncheon that aims to carry out comprehensive international cultural exchange programs throughout the world.

Dato’ Jailani Johari Kicks Off MIPCOM 2015 with Paul Zilk, President of Reed Midem

05/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Deputy Minister of Communication and Multimedia, Dato’ Jailani Johari kicked off MIPCOM 2015 with a meeting with the President and CEO of Reed Midem, Paul Zilk.

Creative Malaysia Networking Reception at MIPCOM 2015

06/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

The Creative Malaysia Networking Reception was held at Malaysian Pavilion during the second day of MIPCOM 2015. It was attended by all Malaysian delegates and more than 100 foreign delegates.

Malaysia’s First Creative Industry Digital App 'Kr8tif Express' Debuts in MIPCOM 2015

06/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

The Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia, Dato’ Jailani Johari together with the National Film Development Corporation (FINAS) debuted Malaysia’s first creative industry digital app, ‘Kr8tif Express’ on the second day of MIPCOM 2015 during the...

Malaysia Announces 5 Deals at MIPCOM Day 2

06/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Dato’ Jailani Johari, Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia announced 5 deals during the Creative Malaysia Networking Reception held at the Malaysian Pavilion on the second day of MIPCOM 2015.

MIPCOM Day 1

05/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

The Malaysian delegation led by Dato’ Jailani Johari visited several pavilions including the Country of Honour, Turkey and other broadcasting giants such as FOX and Disney.

President of Istanbul Chamber of Commerce Welcomes Dato’ Jailani Johari

05/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

President of İstanbul Chamber of Commerce İbrahim Çağlar welcomes Dato’ Jailani Johari, Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia to the Turkish Pavilion.

Dato’ Jailani Johari Arrives in Cannes for MIPCOM 2015

04/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia, Dato’ Jailani Johari arrives in Cannes, France for the Foreign Trade Mission to MIPCOM 2015.

FINAS to Organise its 1st 'Character & Creative Licensing Showcase'

19/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

'Character & Creative Licensing Showcase’ will display popular local and international intellectual properties (IPs) that are ready to be licensed at KL Converge! 2015.

Gold Plated Trophy for FFM27 Winners

19/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

The 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) winners will be rewarded with the brand new gold plated trophy with a piece of 916 gold.

FFM 27 Finalists Revealed!

04/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS announced the Top 5 nominees for the 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM).

GoASEAN Presents Trail Blazing Travel Show at ATF 2015

03/12/2015
Anuar Mat Saat

GoASEAN, the world’s first ASEAN-centric multi-platform travel channel, presented its new range of Malaysian-produced and original concept travel programmes that promote leisure destinations in SEA at ATF 2015.

Bront Palarae Discusses on Co-Production at ATF 2015

04/12/2015
Amzar Anizam

Kr8tif Express catches up with Malaysian actor/screenwriter/director/producer, Bront Palarae at the Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) 2015 to discuss on his recently shortlisted film, One Two Jaga at the Southeast Asian Film Financing (SAFF) Project Market; co-production; and his...

FINAS Welcomes International Buyers to KL Converge! Creative Conference & B2B 2015

26/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS organized a welcoming reception of KL Converge! Creative Conference & B2B 2015 to formally introduced all international content buyers.

Singapore's MDA Welcomes Malaysian Delegates for an Exclusive B2B Session

03/12/2015
Amzar Anizam

Media Development Authority Of Singapore (MDA) welcomed over 20 Malaysian companies for an exclusive B2B session.

Prodigee media and Animasia Studio Ink Content Co-Production Deal

03/12/2015
Anuar Mat Saat

Leading Asian production powerhouses Prodigee Media and Animasia Studio announced today an agreement to co-produce short form children’s programming targeting the Asian audience

Malaysia to Establish International Co-Production Partnerships at ATF 2015

30/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS is poised to establish new international co-production partnerships with several agencies at the Asia TV Forum and Market (ATF) 2015, that will be held in Singapore from 2nd to 4th December 2015.

Media Foundry Signs MoU with Forceone Global to Market ‘Super Squad’ Mineral Water

20/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

The third day of the ASEAN Brand Creative (ABC) Licensing 2015 marked the official signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Media Foundry Sdn. Bhd. and Forceone Global Marketing Sdn. Bhd.

Mediafoundry and Kincirmas Launches ‘SuperSquad Juice’

18/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

Taking a page from numerous successful animation licensing in Malaysia, Mediafoundry Sdn Bhd and Kincirmas Sdn Bhd launched a range of fruit flavoured drinks for children with the characters from the hit animated TV series, ‘SuperSquad.’

Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Officiates ABC Licensing 2015

18/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

Tan Sri Dr Mohd Irwan Serigar Abdullah, Secretary General of Treasury, Ministry of Finance officiated the ASEAN Brand Creative (ABC) Licensing 2015 today as part of 1 ASEAN Entrepreneurships Summit 2015 (1AES) at the Malaysia Design Development Centre (DDEC).

ABC Licensing 2015 Schedule

18/11/2015
Amzar Anizam

Check out the highlights and full schedule of the ASEAN Brand Creative (ABC) Licensing 2015 that will kick off today at the 1 ASEAN Entrepreneurship Summit (1AES) 2015.

Big Fat Pitch 2015

04/11/2015
Ibnu Mohamed

The Big Fat Pitch is a license pitching session on 19 November 2015. It is open for students and professionals alike to pitch their creative licenses. Participants will present their content ideas in front of professional industry players. The best pitch stands a chance to win...

Animasia Studio Inks Deal with NCircle Entertainment and Zodiak Kids

14/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Malaysia’s Animasia Studio has inked a deal with NCircle Entertainment (USA) to enter its animated series, ‘ABC Monsters’ to North American market and Zodiak Kids (France) to co-produce new animated series titled ‘Magiki’ at the Creative Malaysia Networking Reception...

MIPCOM Day 3 & 4

08/10/2015
Amzar Anizam

Photos of MIPCOM Day 3 & 4.

Malaysia to Offer Over 1,600 Hours of Creative Content at MIPCOM 2015

23/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS is set to offer more than 1,600 hours of diverse creative content across feature film, animation, TV series, documentary and more at the International Market of Communications Programmes (MIPCOM), happening from 5th to 8th October in Cannes, France.

FINAS to Bring New Strategies to MIPCOM 2015

14/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS has organised a ‘Mission to MIPCOM 2015’ briefing session to highlight its strategies and plan for the market.

FINAS Calls for Malaysian Delegates to Participate in MIPCOM 2015!

18/08/2015
Ibnu Mohamed

FINAS is inviting Malaysian companies to participate in MIPCOM 2015 – the year's most anticipated global market for entertainment content across all platforms.

Dato’ Jailani Johari Officiates the First ASEAN-Japan Television Festival 2015

09/09/2015
Ibnu Mohamed

Dato’ Jailani Johari, Deputy Minister of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM) officiated the first ASEAN-Japan Television Festival 2015 on 9th September 2015 at Berjaya Times Square Hotel and Convention Centre, Kuala Lumpur. The festival is organised by the Ministry...

FFM27: The Complete Winners List

06/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

Take a look at the full list of winners for the 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) – one of the industry's biggest nights.

Fazura Bags Best Actress for ‘Manisnya Cinta di Cappadocia’ at FFM27

07/09/2015
Ibnu Mohamed

Nur Fazura bagged the prestigious Best Actress award at the 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM27) for her performance in ‘Manisnya Cinta di Cappadocia.’

FINAS Debuts Malaysian Film Expo

03/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

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

Dato' Seri Azalina Othman Officiates FINAS’ Malaysian Film Expo

04/09/2015
Anuar Mat Saat

The Minister in the Prime Minister's Department and FINAS chairman, Dato' Seri Azalina Othman officiated the FINAS' Malaysian Film Expo, held in conjunction with the 27th Malaysia Film Festival, at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre today.

First-time Actor, Lee Sai Peng Wins Best Actor at FFM27

06/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

Lee Sai Peng, 75, won the coveted Best Actor award at the 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) for his performance in The Journey.

Dato' Sri Dr. Sharifah Zarah Congratulates FFM27 Winners!

06/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

YBhg Dato' Sri Dr. Sharifah Zarah, Secretary General of the Ministry of Communications and Multimedia Malaysia (KKMM), congratulates the winners of the 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM).

FFM27 Honours Lelaki Harapan Dunia as Best Film

05/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

Lelaki Harapan Dunia which had garnered 13 out of 24 nominations at the FFM27 won Best Film and four other awards.

FINAS First Character & Creative Licensing Showcase

01/09/2015
Anuar Mat Saat

A pictorial walk-about of the FINAS booth at KL Converge 2015

FFM27 Opening Night Announces 10 Awards

02/09/2015
Amzar Anizam

The 27th Malaysia Film Festival (FFM) opening night announced 10 awards at the Symphony Lake Suite, KLCC on 2nd September 2015.

FINAS & CCAM Organise 800 Business Matching Meetings at KL Converge! 2015

28/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS and CCAM organised more than 800 business matching meetings between 40 international buyers with more than 100 local industry players, during KL Converge! 2015 on 27th to 28th August 2015.

Asean Film Industry’s Big Shots Unite at FINAS Networking Reception

29/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

The National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) hosted a Networking Cocktail Reception – in conjunction with KL Converge! 2015 Asean Film Screenings.

Raihan & Ana Muslim Draw the Crowd at KL Converge! 2015

29/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

Malaysia’s number one Nasyid group, Raihan and popular animation character, Ana Muslim drew the crowd at KL Converge! 2015 as part of FINAS Character & Creative Licensing Showcase.

FINAS Hosts Creative Content Conference at KL Converge! 2015

27/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS hosted the Creative Content Conference featuring 12 local and international speakers discussing on 5 key topics, on the 27th August in conjunction with KL Converge! 2015.

Minister of Communications & Multimedia Launches KL Converge! 2015

27/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

Communications and Multimedia Minister, Datuk Seri Panglima Salleh Said Keruak, launched KL Converge! 2015 on 27th August 2015 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

FINAS Cosplay and Photography Competition Attracts Hundreds at KL Converge! 2015

28/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

Hundreds of visitors at KL Converge! 2015 took the chance to enter the FINAS Cosplay and Photography Competition held on 28th August 2015.

Datuk Seri Salleh Keruak Launches Second Season of Ummi

30/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

The Minister of Communications and Multimedia, Datuk Seri Panglima Dr Salleh Said Keruak launched the second season of popular animated series, ‘Ummi…Ceritalah Pada Kami’ at KL Converge! 2015.

POSTAM and SAAVA Form Strategic Alliance at KL Converge! 2015

29/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

POSTAM and SAAVA form strategic alliance to create ASEAN creative content producer network at KL Converge! 2015 on 28th August 2015.

FINAS and MyDocs Announce FINAS-MyDocs Pitch 2015 Winners

28/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS and MyDocs are proud to announce 3 winners of the KL Converge FINAS-MyDocs Pitch 2015 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

Save the date: ASEAN Film Screening at KL Converge! 2015

26/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

Save the date for the ASEAN Film Screening happening during KL Converge! 2015 from 27th to 29th August 2015.

Singapore's MediaCorp Suria Orders The Amazing Awang Khenit

23/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

The Amazing Awang Khenit by Sead Studios will make its debut on Singapore’s MediaCorp Suria channel in January 2016.

FINAS Leads More than 40 International Content Buyers to KL Converge! 2015

19/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS, CCAM and MDeC are set to lead more than 40 prominent international content buyers to KL Converge! 2015 to showcase Malaysia’s creative industry through digital convergence.

KL Converge! 2015 Overall Event Activities

24/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

Look forward to 3 action packed days of exhibitions, interactive conferences, pitching sessions and business matching, fascinating displays and the first Character & Creative Licensing Showcase.

Calling all Cosplayers: Win an Apple Watch at FINAS Pavilion!

21/08/2015
Amzar Anizam

FINAS is organising a cosplay competition in conjunction with its Character & Creative Licencing Showcase 2015 on 29th August from 10 am to 5 pm.