7 - 9 Oct, 2018

21st Asian Project Market

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APM 2018 Awards

Officially selected projects become contestants for 9 of APM awards endowed by APM official sponsors. The winners of APM Awards will be announced at the APM Awards Ceremony on Tuesday, 9 October 2018.

2017 awards
Busan Award

Busan Metropolitan City sponsors the Busan Award committing $15,000 USD to a project chosen from the official APM line-up. Busan Metropolitan City administers additional annual funds to lend stronger financial support to promising filmmakers participating at APM.

MAS Award

MAS Award commits 20,000USD in cash to a project chosen from APM official line-up.

Bright East Films Award

Bright East Films Award commits 15,000USD in cash to a project chosen from APM official line-up.

CJ Entertainment Award

CJ Entertainment Award commits 10,000USD in cash to an international project. The 'First Look Option' regarding production, investment, sales and distribution of the awarded project may be bestowed by CJ ENM through discussions between the winner and CJ ENM before presenting the award.

LOTTE Award

LOTTE Award commits 10,000,000KRW in cash to a Korean APM project. The 'First Look Option' regarding production, investment, sales and distribution of the awarded project may be bestowed by LOTTE CULTUREWORKS through discussions between the winner and LOTTE CULTUREWORKS before presenting the award.

KOCCA Award

Korea Creative Content Agency (aka KOCCA) awards 10,000,000KRW in cash to a Korean APM project.

ARTE International Prize

ARTE France awards 6,000EUR in cash to a project chosen from the official APM line-up. The winner may allow the screening of the film on the ARTE Kino Festival website (internet non-exclusive rights with a restrictive number of viewings for 30 days).

Sørfond Award

Norwegian South Film Fund (aka Sørfond) will invite an eligible project from an official APM line-up to the Sørfond Pitching Forum of the year with a prize package; a round trip ticket and accommodation for one delegate.

MONEFF Award

MONEFF Award commits 20,000 USD in post-production service and facilities, especially editing or VFX to a project chosen from the official APM line-up.

Note for APM Award Laureates
  • APM holds no responsibility regarding the production rights of projects. In case of conflict, the awarder may make the awardee take legal responsibility and the awardee shall comply.
  • When a project wins any of the APM official awards, upon its completion into film, the project should put the logos of the sponsoring company and organization, logo of APM and a line mentioning the winning of the award on its opening credit.