|SUBMISSION DATES||20 March – 10 April 2023, 23:59 (KST/GMT+9)|
Cash grant of 10 million KRW
Official invitation for representatives of the project to the Asian Project Market 2023.
Project must be the director’s first or second feature film project.
Project contains Asian elements in its story, theme, characters, and background.
Director must have experience directing at least one short or feature film.
Applicant must be a writer-director or a team of a writer and a director who are of Asian nationality. The producer(s) of the project does not have to be of Asian nationality.
Script must be the applicant’s original work.
|HOW TO APPLY||
Fill in the online application form and submit it properly.
※ After completing your submission, you will receive an automated confirmation e-mail from us with a link for modification of your application. You can modify it until the deadline.
Online Application Form
Extra additional documents for the project can be submitted if want.
※ Online link(s) must be accessible until the end of June in 2023.
※ DVDs are not acceptable.
※ Attachments must be in PDF format and may not exceed 5 MB per file.
|NOTES FOR SUBMISSION||
All notifications will be made exclusively through e-mail. Please make sure that the e- mail addresses provided in the application form are correct.
Applicant can submit only one project per fund.
Resubmission is not acceptable.
The online application form and any additional documents for submission must be in English.
Director’s previous work(s), if not in English or Korean, should have English or Korean subtitles.
The online application form will be closed automatically after the deadline. Only submissions arriving on time will be taken into consideration.
Incomplete applications that do not satisfy the listed criteria for eligibility or follow the stated rules may be excluded from consideration without any prior notice.
|SELECTION||Selection results will be individually announced through the applicant’s e-mail in the 3rd week of May. Any feedback on the result/project will not be provided.|
|NOTES FOR AFTER SELECTION||The recipient must sign the fund agreement to receive the cash grant which will be wire-transferred at the end of October 2023. The selected project will be invited to the Asian Project Market (APM) in 2023 as one of the official selections. At least one of the representatives of the project must participate in the APM 2023. The recipient must regularly update the progress of the project upon request from ACF. The recipient must submit a working draft and the completed script after receiving the cash grant. The completed film must include (1) the opening title card provided by ACF in the film’s opening sequence, and (2) BIFF and ACF logos in the end credits and promotional materials.|
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