WHAT IS THE BEIJING FILM MARKET?
A key event of the Beijing International Film Festival (BJIFF), the Beijing Film Market focuses on exhibition, promotion, exchange and communication between domestic and international producers. The BJIFF is in its eighth year and is a market-oriented film festival that serves as a significant platform for the Chinese film industry to connect with the international film community.
WHO CAN APPLY?
Creative BC will accept applications from BC resident producers who meet the following criteria:
- Must have projects in development with all, or partial, financing in place;
- Must have a significant slate of projects suitable for Asian co-production or distribution; and
- Must have, at a minimum, one produced credit on a completed (broadcast or theatrically released) film or television project.
Creative BC will provide travel support for one BC resident for up a maximum of $2,000 to offset market registration, travel and accommodation costs.
HOW DO I APPLY?
The guidelines to the Passport to Markets program are available on the Creative BC website.
Submit your application here.
For more information about the Beijing Film Market at the Beijing International Film Festival visit their website: http://bfm.bjiff.com/2018/en/index.html Applications will be reviewed competitively and producers will be notified via email of funding decisions.
Creative BC deadline: March 13, 2020