April 12, 2017


Delas Santano

Delas is the Centre’s Audio-Visual Content Producer. Delas officially joined CRCDM in November 2015 after completing his appointment term in University Malaya, as the audiovisual producer in Centre for Creative Content and Digital Innovation. He has been involved in the 2 Transmedia and Polysensory Exhibition in University Malaya, namely the Mah Meri Unmasked and the Textile Tales of Pua Kumbu. His short documentary on the Traditional Boatbuilder of Pangkor Island,which was produced in 2016, was screened and nominated in the Best Documentary in the Canada-China Film Festival 2016 held in Montreal. Aside from his role in CRCDM, he is also involved in teaching in the Digital Film Production Programme in the School of Arts.

Delas was awarded the degree of Master of Art and Design with a specialization in Visual Communication & New Media from Universiti Teknologi Mara (UiTM).Delas completed his bachelor’s degree at Multimedia University (MMU) in Malaysia in the field of Creative Multimedia in 2007. He has experienced as a Multimedia Designer, a Lecturer at the Multimedia Advertising Design Programme, Faculty of Creative Multimedia at MMU, and as an Audiovisual Producer in 3CDI University of Malaya. He has extensive experience in video content production, design and video editing. In addition, Delas has a great deal of experience in teaching, research, administrative work, as well as maintaining and updating course curricula. He was also a part-time lecturer in the field of Creative Multimedia at several private colleges in Malaysia. His main research area is audiovisual production with emphasis on culture and heritage and video production combined with digital humanities.