ACFM 2021 Opens Tomorrow!
The Asian Contents & Film Market 2021, which opens from October 11 (Mon) to October 14 (Thu) during the 26th Busan International Film Festival, officially begins tomorrow. This year’s market is keeping the online format from last year, but will be holding onsite events including the Asian Project Market (APM) and the E-IP (Entertainment Intellectual Property) Market at Paradise Hotel Busan for domestic participants who are able to attend physically.

1,389 participants from 52 countries, a 57% increase from last year, are attending the market and 200 institutions and sales companies have registered for online booths. 318 Market Screenings and 112 BIFF selections are also available for viewing on Online Screening. You can see the official list of BIFF Selections below.

Registration for the Market Badge is available on the ACFM website ( until October 14. For more information on Market Badge registration, please follow the link below.
BIFF SELECTIONS PDF Market Badge Registration
'ACFM 2021 Online’
The official online platform for the Asian Contents & Film Market 2021, ‘ACFM 2021 Online’ (, offers various services including online meetings, online booths, and online screening. ‘ACFM 2021 Online’ will be open for market participants until October 30 with the exception of a few services. For more details, please refer to the chart below.
Page Info
Exhibition You can access the online booths set up by Institutions and sales companies that are participating in the Market. Each booth has the respective exhibitor’s lineup projects and market screening uploads.
Screening BIFF Selections
Market Screenins
APM Previous Works
* Market Screening is only available for viewing until October 14
Participants You can view the full list of market participants as well as utilize the search function.
E-IP Market You can access the official selections info and reserve business meetings.
* Business meetings are only available until Oct 14
* You can view your meeting schedule under the ‘My Meeting’ tab
APM 2021 You can access the 2021 APM projects information and reserve business meetings with the projects.
* Business meetings are only available until Oct 14
* You can view your meeting schedule under the ‘My Meeting’ tab
BFC Projects The Busan Film Commission introduces the “2021 BFC Busan Project Pitch and Development Support” program and the projects by Busan Asian Film School (AFiS) fellows and facilitates business meetings with industry professionals.
* Business meetings are only available until Oct 14
Event Through the online ACFM Conference, the 2021 Asian Contents & Film Market will explore the ways in which the K-content industry can overcome the Covid-19 pandemic, and also contemplate the vision for this new industrial environment. A variety of topics will be addressed in various formats, including discussions, conversations, and panel discussions.
Magazine Rack You can access the ACFM official catalogues, Screen & Variety’s eDaily, and more.
ACFM 2021 Online
ACFM Official Mobile App Launch
Asian Contents & Film Market has launched its official mobile application. You can now experience the market on your mobile devices.

Function :
● Screening: Screen BIFF Selections, Market Screening, and APM Previous works
● Selections: View APM, E-IP Market, BFC Projects project information
● Meeting: Check meeting schedule, attend online meetings
● Magazine: View ACFM official catalogues and more
Recommended Version updates: IOS (Version 2.0.6), Android (Version 2.0.4)

Tomorrow’s Schedule
ACFM Conference
Asia Contents Awards Announces its Winners
The 3rd Asia Contents Awards Ceremony (ACA) was held in a hybrid form that combines online and on-site elements. The ceremony was streamed live through ACFM 2021 Online as well as the ACA’s official YouTube channel and NAVER and wrapped in success with 20,000 online audience members. The Newcomer-Actor Award went to Morisaki Win, made the evening even more memorable by making a debut of his new song “Me Myself and I” at the ceremony. The ceremony is available for replay on ‘ACFM 2021 Online’ as well as ACA’s official YouTube channel. The list of winners for the 3rd Asia Contents Awards is available on the ACA official website ( as well as the link provided below.
ACA 2021 List of Winners
Asian Film Awards Announces its Winners
The 15th Asian Film Awards, which was hosted tonight by the Asian Film Awards Academy in conjunction with the 26th Busan International Film Festival and the Asian Contents & Film Market, announced the winners in 18 categories. At the 15th Asian Film Awards Ceremony, which was held at the Paradise Hotel Busan on the evening of October 8 (Fri) during the 26th Busan International Film Festival, 80 nominees graced the event with their presence both online and on-site. The AFA15 Ceremony, which was held in a hybrid form that combines online and on-site events in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic, presented a new paradigm of awards ceremony by gathering thousands of viewers on YouTube and Naver. You can check out the winners of AFA15 below.
AFA 2021 List of Winners
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