We are sincerely grateful to each and every one of you for your enthusiastic participation and attention during the Asian Film Market 2019. Thanks to your support this year, the Asian Film Market will continue to grow and include an even greater variety of events to welcome you.
Once again, we extend our deepest appreciation to all participants of the Asian Film Market 2019 and we hope to see you again in 2020.
Market Badge : 983 companies from 56 countries, 2,188 participants
Sales Booth : 200 companies from 34 countries, 86 sales booths
Market Screening : 37 companies from 11 countries, 62 films presented, 72 screenings (47 market premiers)
E-IP Business Meeting : 568 meetings including 3 original titles closing the adaptation deals
At the APM 2019 Awards Ceremony, official sponsors distributed 8 prizes to projects from among the selected works. The 8 winners are as follows:
NO Award Project Country Director Producer
1 Busan Award Topography of Solitude Japan NAKAI Noemie WATANABE Satch
2 MAS Award The Courier Always Knocks Twice China HU Jia Daniel YU
3 CJ Entertainment Award Boldstar Philippines Antoinette JADAONE Bianca BALBUENA,
4 LOTTE Award About Daughter Korea BOO Jiyoung JE Jeongju
5 KOCCA Award Winter Worm, Summer Gross Korea KANG Sang-woo HAN Sunhee
6 ARTE International Prize Mother Tongue Kazakhstan Zhannat ALSHANOVA Julia KIM
7 Sørfond Award Skin of Youth Vietnam Ash MAYFAIR TRAN Thi Bich Ngoc
8 MONEFF Award The Child Korea KANG Donghun Jung Youn
On the last day of the market, events were held in the Event Room, Exhibition Center 2 in BEXCO to facilitate discussion of the film industry, including the Film Fund Talk, Investor’s Talk: Shobha Sant, and Plan B Entertainment: Past, Present, Future. At Sales Booths, and the APM Zone, business meetings continued with great success, and the APM 2019 Awards Ceremony at 8:00pm in the Paradise Hotel Busan ensured the Asian Film Market 2019 enjoyed a rousing finale.
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