The 22nd Busan International Film Festival will be held from October 12 to 21, 2017 in Busan, Korea.
OFFICIAL SUBMISSION - Rules and Regulations 2017
|Short Films||Feature Length|
|LENGTHS||Less than 60 minutes
(Only less than 30 min. in the short film competition)
|60 minutes or more|
Online Submission for short films (less than 60 minutes) has been closed.
June 30, 2017
|July 31, 2017 18:00(KST)|
|Submission will be considered complete only when the required film information is registered online and the screener is delivered to the Festival by the deadline.|
|ELIGIBILITY||The Festival accepts features, short films, documentaries and animation. The film must not be broadcasted on TV or available on the Internet prior to the Festival.
|ENTRY FEE||There is no entry fee for submission to the Festival.|
|SUBMISSION FORMAT||The Festival accepts DVD screener for selection consideration. Films in any language other than Korean or English must be provided with English subtitles. The DVD screener should be clearly labeled with the details as below:|
The DVD should be clearly labeled with the
1) Film Title
2) Director’s Name
4) Contact Information
5) Tracking Number.
Attn. Submission Coordinator (Program Team)
Busan International Film Festival
3rd Floor, BIFF HILL, Busan Cinema Center,
120, Suyeonggangbyeon-daero, Haeundae-gu
Busan 48058, South Korea
Tel: +82 51 709 2110
|THEATRICAL FORMAT||Should the film be selected, it must be available in either DCP(D-Cinema), 35mm, HD, or (Digi)Beta by September 2017. No other formats including DVD and Blu-ray are compatible. DCP is the most preferred, and the rest of the available formats may be restricted to certain screening venues and time-slots due to different facilities in venues.|
|PRIORITY||The Festival program gives priority to World or International premieres.
|SELECTION RESULTS||The Festival will notify the selection results to the filmmakers by August 31. The Festival reserves the right to decide the section in which the selected film will participate. The Festival does not provide individual explanation on the non-selection of a film. (For information on program sections, please click here.)|