Submission

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Entry Requirements

Category

Narrative, Asian Narrative, Documentary, Animation and Experimental


Eligibility

  • Open to college/university current students and 2017-18 graduates.
  • The works need to be completed after 1st Sept 2017 and while they were students at college/university
  • Entries must be endorsed by college/university with student number and address of college/university, name and email of the advisor.
  • We accept only on-line digital submission thru Filmfreeway
    1. Tertiary Institution Application:
      Each tertiary institution is allowed to submit 1 entry in each category: Narrative, Asian Narrative, Documentary, Animation and Experimental
    2. Individual Application:
      Each film director is allowed to submit 1 entry in each category: Narrative, Asian Narrative, Documentary, Animation and Experimental

Language

  • Chinese language films require both English and Chinese subtitling
  • All non-English films require English subtitling

Length

Within 30 minutes (including credits)


Format

mp4 or mov


Entry Fee

None


Completion Date

Completed between 1st September 2017 to 15th June 2019


Award

CROSS GENRE :
HKBU Academy of Film's Choice (USD10,000 and Trophy)


NARRATIVE SHORTS :
Gold Award (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Best Director (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Best Script (USD10,000 and Trophy)


Best Narrative Short (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Special Mention of Narrative Short (Trophy only)
Best Asian Narrative Short (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Special Mention of Asian Narrative Short (Trophy only)


DOCUMENTARY SHORTS :
Best Documentary (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Special Mention of Documentary (Trophy only)


ANIMATION SHORTS :
Best Animation (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Special Mention of Animation (Trophy only)


EXPERIMENTAL SHORTS:
Best Experimental (USD10,000 and Trophy)
Special Mention of Experimental (Trophy only)


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Call for submission

15th April 2019 to 22nd June 2019

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