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Call for Entry: Asian Cinema Fund of Busan International Film Festival

By NewsDesk • Published on February 20, 2012

 The Asian Cinema Fund (ACF) of the Busan International Film Festival is seeking new and promising projects in Asia for 2012.

The Asian Cinema Fund helps activate more independent film productions through the three categories of funding: the Script Development Fund, Post-Production Fund, and Asian Network of Documentary (AND) Fund.

The Script Development Fund is organized to assist Asian filmmakers in the completion of scripts. Through this fund scheme, selected projects will be awarded 10 million Korean won (approximately 10,000 USD) each.

The Post-production Fund selects high quality projects ready for post-production and provides a chance to complete the postproduction process at state-of-the-art facilities in Korea. This fund covers DI, sound mixing, and producing negatives and prints.

The Asian Network of Documentary (AND) Fund is a loose coalition of film festival organizers committed to supporting the production and distribution of Asian documentaries. In order to encourage Asian documentary filmmakers that will facilitate the production and distribution of their projects, ACF will select projects that will be awarded 10 million Korean won (approximately 10,000 USD) or 5 million Korean won (approximately 5,000 USD) each.

The Deadline for Post-Production Fund is April 20 and for Script Development Fund &Asian Network of Documentary (AND) Fund is May 10,2012.

All applicants can submit their projects only through the ACF website, http://acf.biff.kr . Additional materials including the director’s previous work in DVD Format and a rough-cut of the project should be sent to the Seoul Office of Busan International Film Festival. Additional information can be found at the ACF website.

For queries, contact Asian Cinema Fund Coordinator
Tel. 82-2-3675-5097
Email. ACF @biff.kr (for features), AND @biff.kr (for documentary films).

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One Response to “Call for Entry: Asian Cinema Fund of Busan International Film Festival”

  1. Allal El Alaoui says:

    I want to submit my short film called "The Will" produced in 2012.Please send me in this email below the 2013 entry form.

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