ECG Ambassador

Dir. Derek Tsang
曾國祥 導演

A film director, screenwriter, and actor originating from Hong Kong. Better Days, Derek’s sophomore film, was nominated for Best International Feature Film at the 93rd Academy Awards, after winning eight awards at the 39th Hong Kong Film Awards; including Best Film and Best Director. Tsang’s solo directorial debut, Soulmate was critically acclaimed, earning him the Best Director at the 2017 Hong Kong Film Director’s Guild Awards and Best Actress for both leading actresses at the 53rd Golden Horse Awards. His latest directorial works include the first two episodes of Netflix’s latest big hit, the sci-fi epic 3 Body Problem

電影導演、編劇及演員。他執導的第二部電影《少年的你》於第39屆香港電影金像獎中榮獲8個獎項,包括最佳電影及最佳導演,並同時提名第93屆奧斯卡金像獎最佳國際影片。他的個人導演處女作《七月與安生》備受好評,更為他奪得 2017 年香港電影導演會年度最佳導演獎,及第 53 屆金馬獎雙最佳女主角。他的最新導演作品包括 Netflix (網飛)大熱科幻史詩劇集《三體》的首兩集。

International Pitching Forum

Groups of participants shortlisted in the Eye Catcher International Pitching Forum had 15 minutes each to pitch their projects regardless of the format for awards and funding. The Pitching Forum also invites international guests from the film industry as jury members, and a one-on-one meeting is arranged between participants and guests. 


Shortlisted Film Projects from Previous Years 歷屆入圍項目

Asian New Director Competition

Six shortlisted first cuts of fiction and non-fiction film projects compete for the Asian New Director Grand Award (fiction film projects) and Asian New Director Special Jury Award (fiction and non-fiction film projects).


Cannes Directors’ Fortnight


Four short film candidates from the Cannes Directors’ Fortnight 2023 are selected for a screening, the Artistic Director Julien Rejl will also attend the after-screening talk.

Industry Forums

International industry representatives and local guests will be invited to discuss the current global trends and developments in the independent filmmaking market.