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#WATN – Husna Adlyna

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Ts. Husna Adlyna Sidek

Meet Ts. Husna Adlyna Sidek, a Bachelor of Multimedia (hons) Film and Animation / Animation and VFX graduate class of 2014. Started from interning at Chain-fx Studios in 2013, her journey continued with a long, remarkable history of working in the media production industry. In 2015, she became a Compositor at Glue Studios along with becoming a Malaysian CCIG Certified Compositing Practitioner. Fast forward to 2018, Mdm. Husna held the position of Creative Director for the ILuvQuran project in Higherdown Intertrade Sdn. Bhd.

At the moment, Mdm. Husna is an academician at Akademi Seni Budaya dan Warisan Kebangsaan (ASWARA), tutoring students in 3D Animation and Visual Effects. In addition to that, she also holds the title for ADOBE Certified Professional in Video Design from 2020 to present.

Mdm. Husna’s interests and mastery comprises of Animation and VFX, 2D and 3D animation, 3D Modeling, Compositing and Visual Communication. If you would like to learn more on modules that specialises in both theoretical and practical knowledge of the creative field, feel free to browse through FAM.Aswara on Facebook!

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#WATN – Osama Alhamdi

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Osama Alhamdi

Meet Osama Alhamdi, our alumni who graduated with Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Advertising Design class of 2018. Mr. Osama is an experienced motion graphics designer with a demonstrated history of working in the creative industry. He is skilled in various Adobe software as well as in Cinema 4D. He was lucky to have a great kick off in his career when he worked as a graphic designer in Influence Branding & Design, an advertising agency in the Jeddah Governorate, Saudi Arabia after his graduation. He then became a motion graphics designer before shifting to his latest designation as an Art Director at Fairousemedia where he works full time. In FCM MMU, we recognize all the exceptional achievements of our past students and will always believe that our graduates are highly employable and empowered to make a positive difference in the world.

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#WATN – Amira Kamarudin

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Amira Kamarudin

Meet Amira binti Kamarudin, our alumni who graduated with Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Advertising Design class of 2016. Since high school, she was always interested in campaigns that involved big ideas and creative thinking. This has eventually led her to study advertising at MMU. It was a lot more challenging than she expected but it was all worth it when she started her employment. In August 2016, Amira joined the digital team at Leo Burnett to experience real advertising work. One of her biggest campaigns then was the launch of myFreeview by Media Prima, a project she worked on before she was moved to manage the Petronas and Maggi accounts. She was at Leo Burnett for about two years and to her, the journey has taught her everything she needed to know about creating campaigns for big brands. In 2018, Amira moved to Entropia and started her career as a Senior Designer, which is also her latest designation. Entropia has given her the vast experience of working with a lot of clients such as Fonterra, KFCD, redBus, and the most recent one, TNB. She enjoys the whole process of it; be it from ideation, brainstorming, researching to executing.

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#WATN – Hilma Namupala

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Hilma Namupala

Meet Hilma Namupala, our Bachelor of Multimedia (hons) Advertising Design graduate class of 2018. Hilma is a proud girl’s empowerment advocate. She is presently working as a Community Care Worker in Namibia, where she focuses on empowering young girls (aged 10- 24) in combating HIV infection and steering them towards a future of economic independence. On top of that, she is also in the stages of writing her own book entitled “Advice to 18-Year-Old Me”, a book dedicated for young girls. In the meantime, she shares her thoughts on topics related to girls on her own YouTube channel. Over the years, Hilma has been involved in several other professions such as volunteering as a teacher in a Kids’ Church in the year 2016, as well as worked as a customer service specialist and Head of Operations for Hefani Tourism Group before landing her latest designation at Jhpiego.

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#WATN – Amirul Ammar

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Amirul Ammar Remlan

Meet Amirul Ammar Bin Remlan, a Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Animation & Visual Effects graduate, class of 2020. As of current, Mr. Ammar is a Multimedia Designer at Stream Empire Holdings. His interests and expertise mainly revolve around social media design. Apart from that, he is also busy creating and producing content for his YouTube channel called, “Nasi Lemak MacN’Cheese (NLMNC)”. Let’s all show our support to our fellow permata dunia by subscribing to his channel.

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#WATN – Sufian Mazilan

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Sufian Mazilan

Meet Ahmad Sufian bin Mazilan better known as Suf Bansen. Graduated with a Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Animation & Visual Effects class of 2018, Mr. Sufian is currently busy multitasking at its finest. He is a VFX Artist at Todak Culture, a Voice Actor (ex: in Dragon Lancer as Yuu and Ejen Ali the Movie as Ejen Bobby), as well as a Toy Designer of his own individual character called Buttman. Pretty impressive! His voice acting career started since his student days but, his career as a toy designer only jump started a few years ago, when he started dabbling in toy designing due to his immense interest in toys. With the help of his IP Buttman – an alien character from Uranus – he managed to create a line of merchandise to be sold at events and even collaborated with the local artist of renowned “Gempak” comic, Michael Chuah. Currently, a toy based on Buttman is in working progress.

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#WATN – Dion Chua, Shey Lin & Sabrina

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Dion Chua, Shey Lin & Sabrina

Meet Dion Chua Lok Yan, Lee Shey Lin and Puteri Sabrina binti Affenddy. FCM alumni that graduated with a Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Animation and Visual Effects class of 2018. These ladies were the back-bone for their successful start-up under the EDC program in MMU back in 2017. From there, they started their own company, Poggo Animation Sdn. Bhd. under the mentorship of Juhaidah Joemin, CEO of Giggle Garage. The trio also managed to further develop their final year project into the current intellectual property they have now, known as Poggo Cat! They specialise in the creation of 3D contents and are recently, venturing into the usage of real-time rendering with Unreal Engine. Currently, Poggo Animation are looking for investors and broadcasters for Poggo Cat! In the meantime, they do offer 3D production services and are also open for 2D designing services as well. Feel free to contact them if interested.

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#WATN – Ahmad Syawal & Nooruwaida

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Ahmad Syawal & Nooruwaida

Meet Ahmad Syawal Mohd Lajis and Nooruwaida Idros, the power couple that both obtained a degree in Creative Multimedia / Digital Media from MMU, Cyberjaya in 2008.

Started out as a multimedia designer, Mr. Ahmad Syawal finds himself interested in the rigorous and effective approach of visual communication and design. After his job as a multimedia designer, his journey continued to becoming a creative executive and an academician. As of now, he is an academic lecturer in University of Wollongong in Malaysia / KDU University College.

Mdm. Nooruwaida on the other hand, started off her career as a SAP Transport Specialist, Basis Administrator and a Security Analyst, before being designated to her current job as a SAP Technology Consultant at Orsted – a company that is ranked as the most sustainable company in the world.

Here at FCM, we assist you not only to succeed in in the current workforce, but to also establish an enjoyable career of your choice.

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#WATN – Wan Affendy

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Wan Affendy Abdullah

Meet Wan Affendy Abdullah, a Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Film and Animation graduate class of 2009, who is currently working as a Creative Director at Bolt Studio Sdn. Bhd. He was so inspired by the magic of the silver screen that upon completion of his foundation year in MMU, he chose Film & Animation as his major, specializing in Visual Effects. He has won several awards during his studies including Best Visual Effects in the Astro Next-Gen Contentpreneur Award. Throughout his journey in the film-making industry, not only has he produced films and telemovies for both local and international production, but he also likes to share his valuable knowledge and experience with the students by being a guest lecturer and industrial mentor at his alma-mater. FCM would like to wish good luck to Mr. Wan Affendy & Bolt Studio team and may they continue to produce more amazing films and telemovies in the future!

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#WATN – Jin Yao & Chee Kai

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Wong Jin Yao & Woon Chee Khai

Meet Wong Jin Yao & Woon Chee Khai, our alumni who graduated with a Bachelor of Multimedia (Hons) in Animation & Visual Effects class of 2016. They are the founders of Yore Productions, a fresh Malaysian 3DCG production house that specialises in hybrid visual blending, a technique that combines 2D and 3D art styles. Mr. Jin Yao is the Head of Look Development while Mr. Chee Khai is the Post Production Supervisor. Both of them were in the team that produced the award-winning short animation film, “The Cliff House” back in 2017. Following the success of their short, they are now working on “Dreamcatcher”, the first Malaysian 3D anime idol project which features Penang as the home ground of the story. The plot revolves around the journey of 7 high school girls who became idols in order to save their neighborhood from being demolished. As a result of collaborating with Shochiku Geino Seiyuu Academy, Japan, the project also features 6 voice acting students from the academy to voice out the characters in Dreamcatcher. Good luck on your project and we are looking forward to the release of Dreamcatcher!

Regardless of what you studied, when you graduated, or where your path has taken you, your years at FCM makes you a part of our honorable alumni community.