IMPHAL: New secretary of MSFDS Sunzu Bachaspatimayum has chaired a consultative meeting with Manipur’s apex film body, Film Forum Manipur along with 8 of its constituent associations, to discuss the roadmap for the promotion of film as a revenue generating industry for the state.
The delegates of the state‘s film fraternity warmly welcomed Sunzu Bachaspatimayum, on his taking charge as the new secretary and expressed that his appointment at helm of film affairs of state brings new hope to the withering ‘industry.
Speaking about his plans to take forward the film culture of Manipur, Sunzu said that society under his charge will soon launch a web portal of the society which will not only add as a resource centre of film of the state but a platform to showcase and stream Manipuri films.
Sunzu also informed that he is revamping the society to facilitate film productions in the state by providing high end editing suites, audio dubbing studio and 5.1 sound recording/mixing studio and DI facilities for colour correction etc.
The new secretary also assured that he will work to ensure that Manipur becomes one of the most film friendly state of India, thereby attracting huge revenues from national and international film production companies.
The 3 hour long consultative meeting held at the complex of MSFDS, maintaining Covid-19 prevention SOP, ended with all delegates praising the newly appointed secretary for calling for a consultation, which was unprecedented since the establishment of the society. Sunzu also appealed to all the delegates present to not hesitate to voice or communicate any concerns directly to him in order solve or ease any challenge to come.