TUESDAY, 10 SEPTEMBER – KRU Studio and the National Film Development Corporation Malaysia (FINAS) in collaboration with Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) organised a forum entitled ‘The Art of Vikingdom’ at the Ahmad Nisfu Theatrette, School of Arts , UMS.
It was aimed at sharing knowledge and experience behind the making of the film which was ‘locally made in Malaysia for the global market’, using Malaysian crew.
The panel of presenters included Yusry Abdul Halim (Director), Norman Abdul Halim (Executive Producer), Tommy Mansur (Production Designer) and Sherwin Nunis (Art Director).
The forum also showed the trailer of Vikingdom to give an overview on the aspects of visual effects and Computer Generated Image (CGI) used.
The film engaged foreign actors but the production crew were all locals. Vikingdom will hit the cinemas from 12 September and in the United States of America (USA) on 4 October. - FL
By Mohd Affzanizam Mohd Amin
Photo: Ramdan Salleh Nain