Top Page | English | 简体中文 | 繁體中文 | 한국어 | 日本語
Tuesday, 14 May 2019, 11:00 HKT/SGT
Share:
    

Source: HKTDC
Top Hong Kong films to be screened in Cannes
HKTDC Pavilion returns to Marche du Film

HONG KONG, May 14, 2019 - (ACN Newswire) - France's premier movie market, Marche du Film, opens today (14 May) and continues through 23 May as part of the concurrent 72nd Festival de Cannes (Cannes Film Festival).

The Hong Kong Pavilion, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), features five Hong Kong exhibitors, namely All Rights Entertainment Ltd, Emperor Motion Pictures, Entertaining Power Co Ltd, Fortune Star Media Ltd and G-Full Films Cultural Company. Another 11 Hong Kong companies will showcase their latest productions and seek business and partnership opportunities through individual stands or offices during Marche du Film.

Spotlight on Hong Kong's film industry

The HKTDC organises the Hong Kong Pavilion with the aim of promoting Hong Kong's vibrant and creative film industry to international markets and further strengthening the city's role as Asia's entertainment hub.

Several Hong Kong companies will screen their latest offerings at Marche du Film from 14-23 May, including films such as Bodies at Rest and Call Heaven to Heaven. The Hong Kong-Asia Film Financing Forum (HAF), meanwhile, will showcase five selected projects from its Work-in-Progress Lab (WIP Lab) at the "HAF goes to Cannes" screening, including Suk Suk from Hong Kong and To Live to Sing from Mainland China.

Value-added services

The Hong Kong Pavilion - located in the International Village at Marche du Film - also serves as a business centre, providing free business facilities to registered Hong Kong participants. Dim sum receptions will be held in the pavilion on 16 and 17 May, offering networking opportunities for invited film industry professionals.

FILMART follow-up

The Hong Kong Pavilion in Cannes is an ideal setting for Hong Kong industry players to pursue business leads with international contacts made earlier in the year at the HKTDC Hong Kong International Film and TV Market (FILMART). The 23rd edition of FILMART, held from 18-21 March this year, featured more than 880 exhibitors from 35 countries and regions, and attracted more than 8,800 buyers from around the world.

Through the pavilion at Cannes, the HKTDC aims to showcase Hong Kong's film industry and also promote next year's FILMART, which returns to Hong Kong on 25-28 March 2020.

FILMART Website: http://www.hktdc.com/hkfilmart#sthash.5O1bE6Y8.dpuf


About HKTDC

The Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC) is a statutory body established in 1966 to promote, assist and develop Hong Kong's trade. With 50 offices globally, including 13 in Mainland China, the HKTDC promotes Hong Kong as a two-way global investment and business hub. The HKTDC organises international exhibitions, conferences and business missions to create business opportunities for companies, particularly small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), in the mainland and international markets. The HKTDC also provides up-to-date market insights and product information via trade publications, research reports and digital news channels. For more information, please visit: www.hktdc.com/aboutus. Follow us on Twitter @hktdc and LinkedIn

Contact:
Coco Yuen, Tel: +852 2584 4145, Email: [email protected]


May 14, 2019 11:00 HKT/SGT
Source: HKTDC

Topic: Trade Show or Conference
Sectors: Broadcast
http://www.acnnewswire.com
From the Asia Corporate News Network


Copyright © 2020 ACN Newswire. All rights reserved. A division of Asia Corporate News Network.


HKTDC Links

http://www.hktdc.com

https://www.facebook.com/hktdc.hk

https://twitter.com/hktdc

https://www.youtube.com/user/HKTDC

https://www.linkedin.com/company/hong-kong-trade-development-council

HKTDC
Sept 17, 2020 18:00 HKT/SGT
CENTRESTAGE Virtual Runway Shows Begin Today
Sept 14, 2020 18:00 HKT/SGT
HKTDC Export Index 3Q20: Exporter confidence rises for second consecutive quarter
Sept 3, 2020 18:00 HKT/SGT
Hong Kong Book Fair rescheduled for 16-22 December
Aug 31, 2020 19:00 HKT/SGT
FILMART Online attracts 7,000 international buyers
Aug 26, 2020 20:00 HKT/SGT
FILMART Online kicks off today
Aug 24, 2020 18:00 HKT/SGT
Exclusive JOYCE X ENZO Chan crossover collection
Aug 12, 2020 23:00 HKT/SGT
HKTDC Summer Sourcing Weeks | Go ONLINE builds a business success
Aug 10, 2020 11:00 HKT/SGT
Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition winners revealed
July 31, 2020 12:00 HKT/SGT
5G powers up IoT
July 30, 2020 16:00 HKT/SGT
HKTDC Entrepreneur Day: Start-ups get insights into overcoming challenges
More news >>
 News Alerts
Copyright © 2020 ACN Newswire - Asia Corporate News Network
Home | About us | Services | Partners | Events | Login | Contact us | Privacy Policy | Terms of Use | RSS
US: +1 800 291 0906 | Beijing: +86 400 879 3881 | Hong Kong: +852 2217 2912 | Singapore: +65 6304 8926 | Tokyo: +81 3 6859 8575

Connect With us: