In encouraging the production of quality local video content by local content creators and production companies, the Brunei Content Festival, BCF 2023 Screening and Exhibition was held on 8th September morning. Through such a festival, local content creators are recognized for their outstanding efforts aside from encouraging them to keep creating, establish creative communities, conserve the Bruneian culture and values as well as help the vitality of numerous creative disciplines and enterprises, all of which will contribute to the nation's economic growth. The 3-day event is held at a shopping centre in Gadong.
On hand to officiate the event was Ingenieur Awang Haji Jailani Bin Haji Buntar, Chief Executive, Authority for Info-communications Technology Industry Brunei Darussalam, AITI. This was followed by the launching of AITI's broadcasting portal, 'kontenkitani.bn'. The portal provides online information specifically for the public and the industry in their quest for the suitable production, talent, or freelancing services for the industry needs. The event included public screenings of content made by local production companies competing in the BCF 2023 Awards, exhibition of content, services and talents from a variety of production companies and institutions of higher learning. The Screening and Exhibition is open to the public from 10 in the morning to 10 at night, until this Sunday.
Source: Radio Television Brunei