PROFIMA

PERSATUAN PEKERJA PROFESIONAL FILEM MALAYSIA (PROFIMA) previously  known as Persatuan Pekerja Filem Malaysia (PPFM) was incorporated in 1993. PPFM has been rebranded to PROFIMA since 2009 and is headed by Kapten Khir Mohd Noor (K) as the President. Till date (2015), PROFIMA has 14,363 registered members. Its active members are 2,178.

PROFIMA offers 101 professional job positions for crew to register as members.  PROFIMA’s members are of various qualification backgrounds, from PMR to PHD and experiences from TV productions to films etc.

Some of the professional job positions for members are Line Producer, Director of Photography, Cameraman, Production Designer, Art Director, Production Manager, Stuntman, Sound Engineer, Animator and many more.

The objectives of PROFIMA are to look after its members’ welfare and be responsible in monitoring the treatment of the crew by their employers.

PROFIMA has assisted in providing various skilled crew through in-house and external local/international seminars, workshops and short courses. Of which, some has acclaimed international prestige.

PROFIMA has contributed in the development of crew and economic progression in Malaysia’s creative industry.

At PROFIMA we believe in continuous learning – skilling and reskilling. We work with various organizations to provide avenues for members to upgrade their skills and performance.

Members are accolade in the prestige PROFIMA AWARDS, where crew that work behind the scene are being rewarded according to their job performance at PROFIMA AWARDS NIGHT.

Presidents of PROFIMA

1ST PRESIDENT

Kapten Ab Shukor bin Ab Kadir (B)

2ND PRESIDENT

Encik Jamal Maarif

3RD PRESIDENT

Kapten Ab Shukor bin Ab Kadir (B)

4TH PRESIDENT

Encik Syed Mohamed Benyahya

PRESENT PRESIDENT

Kapten Mohammad Khair bin Mohd Noor (K)