IMAGICA Corp’s local corporation in Malaysia enters into Talent Development Program conducted by Iskandar Regional Development Authority and Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios

Imagica International Asia Sdn. Bhd. (“IIA”:Head Office: Johor,Malaysia ), a company established by IMAGICA Corp. (“IMAGICA” Head Office: Shinagawa-ku,Tokyo, President: Yukihiro Fujikawa) at Iskandar Malaysia in the state of Johor in 2014, enters into Iskandar Malaysia Creative Industry Talent Development Program (“IMCITDP”) aimed to train young creators in film and TV programme industry in Malaysia. IIA designs and implements post production training in the program.

IMCITDP refers to the Iskandar Malaysia Creative Industry Talent Development Program, a joint-collaboration between Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) and Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios, one of the largest film and television production studios in Asia region, to seamlessly integrate the local film-making industry to International standards of Film-making.

Post production training will start from May 2015, by using facilities of  Imagica South East Asia Sdn. Bhd. (“Imagica SEA”) a joint venture held 49% equity by IIA and 51% by Candelon Ventures Sdn.Bhd. a wholly‐owned special purpose vehicle (“SPV”) of Khazanah Nasional Berhad. Additionally, special program will be held partly in IMAGICA Japan.

The instructors will be the professionals of IMAGICA and Imagica SEA ,and the foreign experts from international training institute and corporate.

Trainee will be collected within Malaysian people.
The detail of the courses and recruitment information will be announced on IMCITDP’s web site in the near future.

The key approach for IIA and Imagica SEA is professional training in post-production for young talent in Malaysia. In collaboration with local training institutions, IMAGICA aims to contribute to the development of creative industry around South East Asia when has established IIA and Imagica SEA last year.

Development and operation of this training program will be the first step for IMAGICA.