Monday, August 21, 2017
Terbalik | Upside-Down
Of Malaysian Feature Film Script..
'Terbalik' Making National History,
As the first to be Adapted & Remade,
In over 30 countries worldwide!~
Director & Producer
Yasu & Bea Tanaka,
Of 42nd Pictures Sdn Bhd
Terbalik / Upside down,
Is an original screenplay,
Written by Yasu Tanaka,
The director and writer of NOTA.
The film NOTA,
Nabbed the Best Screenplay award,
For Festival Film Malaysia 2016 (FFM28)
While Maya Karin,
Playing the lead actress role,
Won the Best Actress Award,
For Anugerah Skrin 2016.
President of IvanHoe Pictures (USA)..
Ivanhoe Pictures read the script of Terbalik,
During Hong Kong Asia Financing Forum (HAF) 2017,
And has acquired the remake rights for it,
In 34 countries which includes..
North America, France, United Kingdom,
China, South Korea, Spain, Latin America,
India and Vietnam.
The production of the remake movies,
Based on Terbalik's original screenplay,
Will commence with United States of America in 2018.
With the lead actor's video message..
Although Terbalik / Upside Down,
Has yet to be produced,
42nd Pictures affirms that,
The storyboard has already been set.
The film has managed to garner,
The Aurora Media Producing Award,
Securing them SGD20,000,
During the South-East Asia Financing Forum(SAFF) 2016,
Held in Singapore.
Terbalik has also made it into the shortlist,
For Hong Kong Asia Financing Forum (HAF) 2017,
Being t he only Malaysian project,
Out of the 24 projects to be shortlisted this year.
A fully Malay-language movie,
Has a potential value of RM12 to 16 million,
With agreement from Ivanhoe Pictures.
This movie is a horror thriller,
That depicts the story of an actor,
Who gets trapped,
In an upside-down car wreckage in the jungle,
And is tortured by a group of sadistic boys.
Will be produced by
And Directed by,
Starring Bront Palarae.