Brute Force,
Delicately Applied

Archipelago is South East Asia’s leading provider of special effects for film, television and live events.
We have experienced local crews and world class equipment based within the region.
Using global solutions, with a little local know-how.

We don’t just blow stuff up!

Archipelago Special Effects prides itself on providing the complete effects package. Our expertise covers mechanical and atmospheric effects as well as pyrotechnics and we excel at designing and building rigs both big and small.

We have state of the art smoke machines and fluids in stock, all of which meet the latest health and safety requirements. We have wind machines, rain rigs, wave generators and explosion simulators. Even a hydraulic gimble able to carry a 5 ton set.

Whatever your special effects requirements, from studio atmos to fires, explosions, earthquakes or tidal waves – whether you need a high speed macro pack shot, a custom camera rig, an underwater effects sequence or a forest fire – we have the expertise, the personnel and the equipment to deliver.

Archipelago, providing what you need, when you need it, safely and reliably, every time.


To provide world class special effects, with a regional solution based in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand.

What We Do

We provide the full spectrum of practical and pyrotechnic special effects, custom tailored to your exact requirements.

How We Work

We use our local know how and global knowledge to deliver the best solution at the best price for your production.

Our Latest Showreels

See some of the different types of work we do

Our showreels are hosted on Vimeo – which is unfortunately blocked in Indonesia.  If you are unable to see the video, please visit this link to find them on YouTube

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Contact Us
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Find Us at

Archipelago Special Effects Sdn. Bhd.
Pinewood Iskandar Studios
1 Persiaran Layar Perak
79250 Nusajaya
Johor Darul

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