Pitching Workshop – On Funding and Film Festival Run for New Directors
Date: 12th December, 2021
Advisors: Mathew POON (HKIFF Industry Project Manager), Peter YAM (Academy Awards Documentary Film Jury Member and Independent Film Producer)
The Hong Kong Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF) has become the premier film financing platform in Asia. The workshop invited Mathew Poon, Manager of HKIFF Industry, to share his thoughts on what to look out for and what to expect from a film financing platform. He also explained in detail the HAF film training programme and the steps and key points to prepare for a venture. Independent film producer Peter YAM shared his observation on the characteristics and styles of international film financing platforms he has participated in, their funding conditions, and the key points of application. The two guests also answered questions from the mentees and shared their thoughts on the many possibilities for new directors.
提案工作坊 – 融資、參展角度談新導演起步之路
指導陣容：潘卓賢（HKIFF Industry 電影業辦公室項目經理）、任硯聰（奧斯卡金像獎紀錄片評審成員、獨立電影監製）