Collaboration of Astro Shaw and Visinema Pictures expands the regional film market
The mega collaboration of Astro Shaw and Visinema Pictures expands the regional film market
KUALA LUMPUR: Astro Shaw today announced a strategic collaboration with leading producer from Indonesia, Visinema Pictures in bringing and co -producing for four great Indonesian films, namely Ben & Jody, Keluarga Cemara 2, Jagat Arwah and Mencuri Raden Saleh.
This further strengthens Astro Shaw’s role as Malaysia’s best film producer, distributor and marketer in dominating the Asian market.
Through this mega combination, Astro Shaw aims to further improve the quality of film entertainment for viewers in Malaysia.
Commenting on the collaboration, Vice President, Perniagaan Melayu Nusantara and Head of Astro Shaw, Raja Jastina Raja Arshad said Astro Shaw was pleased to be seen as a leading film producer in Malaysia who was able to convince foreign artists to forge collaborative relationships and explore greater potential. .
“We are proud to once again have a strategic partnership with Visinema Pictures in strengthening the brands of both publishers globally. By sharing the same objectives, this collaboration symbolizes the determination of both sides to empower Asian film outcomes.
“This collaboration is also seen as the perfect platform for Astro Shaw in showcasing credibility in providing the best platform to distribute and market films from foreign countries, while being consistent with its ongoing commitment in presenting quality films to Malaysian audiences,” he said in a statement. “Representing Visinema, I feel very honored to work with Astro Shaw, one of the largest and best publishers in Malaysia. This collaboration is seen as one of our efforts to introduce films produced by Visinema as well as Indonesia to an international audience, “said Visinema Pictures CEO Angga Dwimas Sasongko.
In 2020, Astro Shaw has partnered with Visinema Pictures in marketing the number 1 best -selling family drama genre film in Indonesia, ‘Nanti Kita Cerita Tentang Hari Ini’, for viewing in Malaysia through the Astro First platform.
Visinema Pictures also sketched its own phenomena such as ‘Light from the East: Beta Maluku’ (2014), ‘Coffee Philosophy’ (2015), ‘Letter From Prague’ (2016), ‘Coffee Philosophy 2: Ben & Jody’ (2017), ‘Love For Sale’ (2018), Keluarga Cemara (2019), an adaptation of Indonesia’s popular webtoon, ‘Terlalu Tampan’ (2019) and more.