Helang Films


“A film is never really good unless the camera is an eye in the head of a poet.” – Orson Welles




Helang Films is the media arm of Archipelago Consultancy.


Latest: A series of 4 short films on mental illness. Directed by Sanif Olek (Reeljuice) and produced by Hidayah Amin (Helang Films).



Helang Films
has more than a decade experience in media production. We’ve also produced 2 independent short films. One of them is Potong Andam, the only film available about the Malay ritual.



Potong Andam is an old Malay ritual which brides undergo to determine their virginity. The film gives a glimpse of the forgotten ritual and the life of Nur, a modern woman who struggles with her personal beliefs and that of her elders.