For the first time in Japanese media, a famous Tokyo TV station presented an animation titled “Woodcutter’s Treasure” produced by the Saudi Manga Productions Company.
The company is an affiliated with the Prince Mohammed bin Salman “Misk” Foundation and worked in collaboration with Japanese animation company Toei Animation.
The 22-minute animation is the first animated product between Saudi Arabia and Japan which is scheduled to be broadcasted on May 20.
The Woodcutter’s Treasure is a heritage story from the Arabian Peninsula.
For his part, Manga Productions CEO Dr. Essam Bukhari said that the company seeks to deliver the Saudi culture to the world through a creative production attracting the young generations in collaboration with the major global production houses.
Manga Productions focuses on producing animations and developing video games with creative and positive content targeting all different local and international groups of society.
It also seeks to launch several animation and video game projects to promote Saudi ideas and messages internationally through unique and professional productions.