Malaysian-made ‘Legend of Ancient Borneo’ is the first short film entirely in Kadazan

Malaysian-made ‘Legend of Ancient Borneo’ is the first short film entirely in Kadazan

Community Initiative, Creative Arts & Design, Digital Economy, Our Community, Sarawak
Source: Published by BY MAE YEN YAP from Mashable SE Asia. There are plenty of things to be sad about in Malaysia: The never-ending Movement Control Order extensions and Ramadan bazaars being cancelled in several states around the nation being some of those reasons. But Malaysians are staying strong. And the streak of representation in the art industry continues from best-selling authors pushing the nation onto the global literary map to now, an animated film that is making waves as the first ever short-film entirely in Kadazan. Based on the short fantasy comic created by Kwan Thung Seng (also known as Aks Kwan) and Robertson Sondoh Jr., the film is based on local folklore in Sabah and aims to stir interest within toward Borneo's culture and heritage. In the film's…
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Serba Dinamik’s lifestyle and community hub an innovation game-changer for Kota Samarahan

Serba Dinamik’s lifestyle and community hub an innovation game-changer for Kota Samarahan

Digital Economy, Industry 4.0, Sarawak, Smart City
Source: Published by Dayak daily on March 10, 2020. A briefing by Abdul Qaiyum on the facilities available at D-Virtual Park. KUCHING, Mar 10: Angkatan Zaman Mansang Sarawak (AZAM Sarawak), Sarawak Development Institute (SDI) and Faradale Media-M (FMM) had their chance to take a sneak peek into D-Virtual Park, the first virtual reality (VR) theme park in Malaysia. The purpose of the visit to the park located at Serba Dinamik facilities and Smart Hub in Kota Samarahan on Mar 10 was to explore potential collaborations and linkages in future programmes as VR technology will become an increasingly important and accessible tool in various industries as the state moves towards Industrial Revolution 4.0 (IR4.0). The site also houses the Serba DigitalX Fablab (a community and innovation Lab) and SDx Studio (a…
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