Asian Project Market
[Press Release] BIFF News (2016.10.11)
Asian Film Market Awards 2016 Announced!
- The 19th Asian Project Market Awards 7 Projects
- E-IP Market Awards 2 Works
On October 11th, the last day of Asian Film Market 2016, the winners of the 19th Asian Project Market (APM) and the 2nd Entertainment Intellectual Property (E-IP) Market were announced at the APM & E-IP Awards Ceremony, held at The Westin Chosun Busan.
19th Asian Project Market announces 7 winning projects!
Asian Project Market (APM), Asia’s first investment and coproduction market, has completed its 3-day schedule of lively and constructive business meetings between project representatives and potential producers and investors from around the world. Seven out of 27 original high-quality projects of varied genres from 16 different nations were honored with the following awards.
Financed annually by Busan Metropolitan City, the Busan Award went to
2nd E-IP Market awards 2 works with a huge potential for film adaptation!
The 2nd E-IP Market introduced a total of 20 works through Book To Film and E-IP Pitching events. The NEW Creator Award supported by Next Entertainment World grants 10 million Korean won to one work each from the Book To Film and E-IP Pitching selections. This year, the NEW Creator Awards go to
[Asian Project Market 2016 Award Winners]
[Project l Director l Country]
Busan Award Love and Vengeance l Edwin l Indonesia
Busan Metropolitan City establishes the Busan Award committing $15,000(USD) to a project chosen from the official APM line-up. Busan Metropolitan City administers additional annual funds, aiming to lend stronger financial support to promising filmmakers participating at APM.
Bright East Films Award The Chrysanthemum and the Guillotine l ZEZE Takahisa l Japan
Bright East Films Award commits $15,000(USD) to a project chosen from APM official line-up.
CJ Entertainment Award White Building l NEANG Kavich l Cambodia, France
CJ E&M commits $10,000 (USD) to an international project. CJ E&M obtains the 'First Look Option' regarding production, investment, sales and distribution of the awarded project.
LOTTE Award Undefined l SEO Eunyoung l Korea
LOTTE ENTERTAINMENT commits ￦10,000,000 (KRW) to a Korean APM project. LOTTE ENTERTAINMENT obtains the 'First Look Option' regarding production, investment, sales and distribution of the awarded project.
KOCCA Award The French Woman l KIM Hee-Jung l Korea
Korea Creative Content Agency (KOCCA) commits ￦10,000,000 (KRW) to a project chosen from the official APM line-up.
ARTE International Prize White Building l NEANG Kavich l Cambodia, France
ARTE France commits €6,000 (EUR) to a project chosen from the official APM line-up.
MONEFF Award The Cold-blooded Penguin l JANG Kunjae l Korea
MONEFF commits $30,000 (USD) in post-production service and facilities, especially editing or VFX to a project chosen from the official APM line-up.
[E-IP Market 2016 Award Winners]
[Title l Author l Publisher]
NEW CREATOR Award
Next Entertainment World awards 2 works, one each from Book To Film and E-IP Pitching selections, committing ￦10,000,000 (KRW) for each awarded work. Next Entertainment World obtains the 'First Look Option' regarding production, investment, sales and distribution of the awarded project.
Book To Film - The Lawyer who sues Chosun Dynasty l CHUNG Myung Seob l EunHaeng Namu Publishing Co.
E-IP Pitching - Sprinter : Underworld l AN Jongjun l All That Story
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