6 Malaysian Animations to Debut in Asian Animation Summit

Published by Mila Ismail @ 08/11/2016

Six Malaysian animation projects out of 26 total projects have been selected to represent Malaysia at the 2016 Asian Animation Summit. Set to take place from 22nd – 24th November 2016 in Brisbane, Australia, the Asian Animation Summit is an annual event designed to showcase Asia's strongest animated projects for investors and partners.

The projects; TIDO by The Commonist, Junglemajig by Tudidut Studio, Kertaz by Gancho Studios, Okolele by Metal Brain Studio, Sophia & Friends by eD ONLINE Technologies and Wonderbots by W Animation will be screened alongside 20 other projects from Korea, Thailand, New Zealand and the host country Australia.

Aimed to facilitate international financing, selected projects will be presented live during the summit to an audience of broadcasters, co-producers, distributors and investors from across the globe.

Apart from the screenings, the event will also be hosting informative conference sessions on topics that are personally catered to Asian animation producers, including an exclusive brief on the all-new YouTube Kids app by Sanoop Luke, leader of YouTube’s Kids & Learning Content in Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia.

The 2016 Asian Animation Summit is organised by Kidscreen together with presenting partners KOCCA (Korea), MDEC (Malaysia), and SIPA and DITP (Thailand) with the support of Screen Queensland and Brisbane Marketing.


List of selected projects:

1. TIDO                                                           The Commonist (Malaysia)

2. Animal Rescue                                            HONG DANG MOO (South Korea)

3. Big Five                                                       Tak Toon Enterprise (South Korea)

4. Bluey                                                           Ludo Studio (Australia)

5. Cheeky Dogs                                               Carbon Media (Australia)

6. Cosentino                                                    Bogen Entertainment Solutions/Gumball Enterprises (Australia)

7. Dave the Caveman                                     Moonhouse Studio (Thailand)

8. Eggy Egg!                                                   The Monk Studios (Thailand)

9. Horseplay                                                   Like A Photon Creative (Australia)

10. Jack of All Trades                                     Cirkus Animation (New Zealand)

11. Junglemajig                                              Tudidut Studio (Malaysia)

12. Junkyard Alien                                          Lux Monkeys (Australia)

13. Kertaz                                                       Gancho Studios (Malaysia)

14. Kong Kong Land                                       CGIPIXEL STUDIO (South Korea)

15. Little Slippies                                            ATAPY (Thailand)

16. Lucy’s Cannon                                          Blue Rocket Productions (Australia)

17. Miniambra                                               KaruKaru Studio (Australia)

18. Monkart: Legend of Monster Kart           SAMG Animation (South Korea)

19. Okolele                                                      Metal Brain Studio (Malaysia)

20. Nuts…So Mond’Ster                                 Tomogram Studio (Thailand)

21. NORI: RollerCoaster Boy                          XrisP (South Korea)

22. Sophia & Friends                                      eD ONLINE Technologies (Malaysia)

23. TAAN: The Avatar Warrior                     Kantana Animation Studio (Thailand)

24. T-Buster                                                   Synergy Media (South Korea)

25. The Super Red Riding Hood                     Studio B Corp (South Korea)

26. Wonderbots                                              W Animation (Malaysia)